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Bandong
Basic information Name: Bandong
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1871
Country: Indonesia
Mass:help 11.5 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2790 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL 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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Peter Marmet   
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Corey Kuo   
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rudi_siegerland   
Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography:

Indonesia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (6° 55'S, 107° 36'E)
     Recommended::   (6° 55'S, 107° 36'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites from Jawa Barat, Indonesia
     This is 1 of 19 approved meteorites from Indonesia (plus 2 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Gumuruh (In NHM Cat)

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