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Briscoe
Basic information Name: Briscoe
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1940
Country: United States
Mass:help 1773 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6538 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L 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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Don Edwards   
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Alessandro Takeda   
André Knöfel   
Argus Rocks   
Franco Vignato      
George Barclay      
Gerald Armstrong   
MeteoriteCollector.org - FCOM - Russ Finney      
Michael S. Scherman   
Robert Zdancewicz   
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 21'N, 101° 24'W)
     Recommended::   (34° 21'N, 101° 24'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 311 approved meteorites from Texas, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 3 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 1834 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Briscoe County (In NHM Cat)

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