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Raguli
Basic information Name: Raguli
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1972
Country: Russia
Mass:help 4.24 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 55  (1978)  Chondrite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H3-4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3.8
Recommended:  H3.8    [explanation]

This is 1 of 78 approved meteorites classified as H3.8.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
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Writeup from MB 55:
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DISCOVERY OF THE RAGULI, USSR, STONY METEORITE

Name: RAGULI (PARYIU)

Place of find: Near Raguli village, Stavropol district, USSR.

45°42'N., 43°42'E.

Date of find: 1972

Class and type: Stone. Chondrite.

Number of individual specimens: 1

Total weight: 4.21 kg

Circumstances of find: Found by M.A. Kuraksin on the surface of a cultivated field.

Source: R.L. Khotinok. Meteoritika 37, 1978.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 55, Meteoritics 13, 327-352 (1978)
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Geography:

Russia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (45° 42'N, 43° 42'E)
     Recommended::   (45° 42'N, 43° 42'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Stavropol'skiy kray, Russia
     This is 1 of 148 approved meteorites from Russia (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 19 impact craters)
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