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Schwetz
Basic information Name: Schwetz
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1850
Country: Poland
Mass:help 21.5 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIIAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IIIA
Recommended:  Iron, IIIAB    [explanation]

This is 1 of 308 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IIIAB.   [show all]
Search for other: IIIAB irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Schwetz in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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Martin Cimala   
Sergey Vasiliev - SV-meteorites   
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Alan Mazur   
Geography:

Poland
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (53° 24'N, 18° 27'E)
     Recommended::   (53° 24'N, 18° 27'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Bydgoszcz, Poland
     This is 1 of 22 approved meteorites from Poland (plus 8 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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Synonymshelp: Kwidzyn (In NHM Cat)
Swiecie (In NHM Cat)
Weichsel (In NHM Cat)

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