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Otasawian
Basic information Name: Otasawian
     This is NOT an official name: Doubtful meteorite.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1907
Country: Canada
Mass:help 8.66 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 54  (1976)  Iron
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Pseudometeorite
Recommended:  Doubtful Iron    [explanation]

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Writeup from MB 54:
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DISCOVERY OF THE OTASAWIAN, CANADA, IRON METEORITE

Name: OTASAWIAN

Place of fmd: Unknown locality in Canada. 50-13'N, 84-18'W (Otasawian R.).

Date of find: 1907

Class and type: Iron. Coarse octahedrite.

Number of individual specimens: 2, main mass and etched slice.

Total weight: 8.664 kg

Circumstances of find: Unknown.

Sources: B. Baldanza, G. Cocco, and G.R. Levi-Donati. 1969. Meteoriti. Published by the Centro Italiano di studi meteoritici, Perugia. B. Baldanza and G. Pialli. 1969. Dynamically deformed structures in some meteorites. In Meteorite Research, P.M. Millman, Editor, pp. 806-825.

Buchwald The following entries were found for Otasawian in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 54, Meteoritics 11, 69-93 (1976)
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Geography:

Canada
Coordinates:Unknown.

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