|Basic information||Name: Sylacauga|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1954
Country: United States
Mass: 5.56 kg
This is 1 of 5351 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4. [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Writeup from MB 8:
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SYLACAUGA, Alabama, U. S. A. Stone.
Literature: 1. Meteoritics, 1954, v.1, No. 2, pp. 125-132. 2. Engenharia, miner. e metalurgia, 1954, 20, No. 120, p. 310. 3. Sky and Telescope, January, 1955, v. XIV, No. 3.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)|
This is 1 of 17 approved meteorites from Alabama, United States (plus 1 impact crater)
This is 1 of 1787 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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