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Malotas
Basic information Name: Malotas
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1931
Country: Argentina
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9440 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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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Argentina
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 56'S, 63° 14'W)
     Recommended::   (28° 56'S, 63° 14'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites from Santiago del Estero, Argentina (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 78 approved meteorites from Argentina (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Malotas (a) (Established on publication of Malotas (b))
Salavina (In NHM Cat)

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