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Oesel
Basic information Name: Oesel
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1855
Country: Estonia
Mass:help 6 kg
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10720 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L 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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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
Martin Horejsi      
Geography:

Estonia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (58° 30'N, 23° 0'E)
     Recommended::   (58° 30'N, 23° 0'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Estonia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 4 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Estland (In NHM Cat)
Ezel (In NHM Cat)
Kaande (In NHM Cat)
Moustel Pank (In NHM Cat)

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