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Yonozu
Basic information Name: Yonozu
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1837
Country: Japan
Mass:help 31.65 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 501 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [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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Memorial to the Yonozu fall   
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Corey Kuo      
MeteoriteCollector.org - JNSM - Tokyo      
Geography:

Japan
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (37° 45'N, 139° 0'E)
     Recommended::   (37° 45'N, 139° 0'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 12 approved meteorites from Tohoku, Japan (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 56 approved meteorites from Japan (plus 12 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Echigo (In NHM Cat)
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Yonatsu (In NHM Cat)
Yonoosu (In NHM Cat)

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