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Tysnes Island
Basic information Name: Tysnes Island
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1884
Country: Norway
Mass:help 19.86 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5363 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)
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Norway
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (60° 0'N, 5° 37'E)
     Recommended::   (60° 0'N, 5° 37'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Hordaland, Norway
     This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites from Norway (plus 3 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Midt-Vaage (In NHM Cat)

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