|Basic information||Name: Odessa (iron)|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1922
Country: United States
Mass: 1.6 t
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Writeup from MB 37:
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ECTOR COUNTY no. 3, Ector County, Texas, USA; φ = 32° N, λ = 102 ½ ° W.
14.5 gr. in Inst. Meteor., Univ. New Mexico, USA.
|Buchwald||The following entries were found for Odessa (iron) in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 37, Moscow (1966)|
This is 1 of 309 approved meteorites from Texas, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 3 impact craters)
This is 1 of 1784 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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