|Basic information||Name: Tambo Quemado|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1950
Mass: 141 kg
This is 1 of 301 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IIIAB. [show all]
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TAMBO QUEMADO, Peru, Iron.
Literature: 1. Bol. Inst. Nac. Invest. y Formento Mineros, Peru, 1950, v.1, No. 1, pp. 141-148 /MA-12-361/ /MA-12-612/.
|Buchwald||The following entries were found for Tambo Quemado in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)|
This is the only approved meteorite from Ayacucho, Peru
This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Peru (plus 1 impact crater)
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