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Wabar
Basic information Name: Wabar
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1863
Country: Saudi Arabia
Mass:help 2.55 t
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIIAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IIIA
Recommended:  Iron, IIIAB    [explanation]

This is 1 of 309 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IIIAB.   [show all]
Search for other: IIIAB irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Wabar in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Matteo Chinellato   
Sergey Vasiliev - SV-meteorites   
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akira1988   
Alberto Giusta   
DCOM   
Dominik Stoeckli   
Jay Piatek   
John Lutzon   
Lars Collection   
MeteoriteCollector.org - FCOM - Russ Finney   
Michael S. Scherman   
Mirko Graul   
Seb Xaar   
Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography:

Saudi Arabia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (21° 29' 59"N, 50° 28' 20"E)
     Recommended::   (21° 29' 59"N, 50° 28' 20"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1 m apart

Strewnfield map:Google Earth Wabar _maps.kmz

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 103 approved meteorites from Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 110 approved meteorites from Saudi Arabia (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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