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Limerick
Basic information Name: Limerick
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1813
Country: Ireland
Mass:help 50 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8812 approved meteorites (plus 11 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Geography:

Ireland
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (52° 34'N, 8° 47'W)
     Recommended::   (52° 34'N, 8° 47'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites from Munster, Ireland
     This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites from Ireland
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Synonyms: Adare (In NHM Cat)
Brasky (In NHM Cat)
Faha (In NHM Cat)

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