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Magnesia
Basic information Name: Magnesia
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1899
Country: Turkey
Mass:help 5 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIICD-an
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IAB-sHL
Recommended:  Iron, IAB-sHL    [explanation]

This is 1 of 19 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-sHL.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Magnesia in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Turkey
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (37° 52'N, 27° 31'E)
     Recommended::   (37° 52'N, 27° 31'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Aydin, Turkey (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites from Turkey (plus 4 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Magnissa (In NHM Cat)

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