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Valdinizza
Basic information Name: Valdinizza
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1903
Country: Italy
Mass:help 1004 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10560 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L 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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Matteo Chinellato - National History Museum, Milano   
Peter Marmet   
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Geography:

Italy
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (44° 52'N, 9° 9'E)
     Recommended::   (44° 52'N, 9° 9'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 5 approved meteorites from Lombardia, Italy (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 42 approved meteorites from Italy (plus 22 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Pavia (In NHM Cat)
San Albano (In NHM Cat)
Sant Albano (In NHM Cat)
Val di Nizza (In NHM Cat)
Valnizza (In NHM Cat)
Varzi (In NHM Cat)

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