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Sabrum
Basic information Name: Sabrum
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1999
Country: India
Mass:help 478 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2803 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 84:

Sabrum

Tripura , India

Fell 1999 April 30

Ordinary chondrite (LL6)

Local inhabitants bathing in a pond heard a whistling sound and witnessed the fall of a 478 g stone.  Classification and mineralogy (S. Ghosh, GSI):  olivine, Fa30.5; pyroxene, Fs22.2; plagioclase, An10.7; shock stage, S4.  Specimens:  GSI.

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GSI: The Director General, Geological Survey of India, 27, J.L.N Road, Kolkata 700 016, West Bengal, India., India; Website (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

India
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (23° 5'N, 91° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (23° 5'N, 91° 40'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Tripura, India
     This is 1 of 144 approved meteorites from India (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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