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Virba
Basic information Name: Virba
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1873
Country: Bulgaria
Mass:help 3.6 kg
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11509 approved meteorites (plus 6 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)
Comments: Revised 18 Dec 2020: Corrected state/province
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Bulgaria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (43° 32'N, 22° 38'E)
     Recommended::   (43° 32'N, 22° 38'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Vidin, Bulgaria
     This is 1 of 7 approved meteorites from Bulgaria
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Synonymshelp: Belgradjek (In NHM Cat)
Urba (In NHM Cat)
Vidin (In NHM Cat)
Vyrba (In NHM Cat)
Warbe (In NHM Cat)
Widdin (In NHM Cat)
Wirba (In NHM Cat)

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