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Boxhole
Basic information Name: Boxhole
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1937
Country: Australia
Mass:help 500 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIIAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IIIA
Recommended:  Iron, IIIAB    [explanation]

This is 1 of 338 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IIIAB.   [show all]
Search for other: IIIAB irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
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Writeup from MB 53:
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DISCREDITING OF THE HART RANGE, AUSTRALIA, IRON METEORITE

J. R. de Laeter (Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 56, 123-128, 1973) has shown from a detailed examination of the geographical location, microstructure, and chemical composition that the Hart Range meteorite is a piece of the Boxhole shower.

Buchwald The following entries were found for Boxhole in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 53, Meteoritics 10, 133-158 (1975)
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Boxhole crater :Peter Haines   
Don Edwards   
Matteo Chinellato   
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (22° 37'S, 135° 12'E)
     Recommended::   (22° 37'S, 135° 12'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites from Northern Territory, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 10 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 717 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 46 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Hart Range (In NHM Cat)

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