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Jalanash
Basic information Name: Jalanash
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1990
Country: Mongolia
Mass:help 700 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 82  (1998)  Ureilite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Ureilite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Ureilite
Recommended:  Ureilite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 481 approved meteorites classified as Ureilite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Ureilites
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Writeup from MB 82:

Jalanash

Bayan-Ölgiy, Mongolia

Fell 1990 August 15.

Ureilite

A 700 g stone was collected after its fall on the plain of Ölgiy in western Mongolia.  Classification and analysis reported in Yanai and Byambaa (1996) and Weber and Bischoff (1998):  monomict ureilite; olivine, Fa19.3; pyroxene, Fs17.2Wo7.8; shock stage S3; similar to Asuka 881931; bulk composition in Yanai et al. (1995).  Specimens:  main mass, unknown; type specimen, Mün.

Institutions
   and collections
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 82, MAPS 33, A221-A240 (1998)
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Geography:

Mongolia
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 10 approved meteorites from Mongolia (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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