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Cangas de Onis
Basic information Name: Cangas de Onis
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1866
Country: Spain
Mass:help 34 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9440 approved meteorites (plus 11 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [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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Copyright R.A. Langheinrich Meteorites www.nyrockman.com   
Don Edwards   
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Gerald Armstrong   
Michael S. Scherman   
Rudolf Dorstewitz   
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Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography:

Spain
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (43° 23'N, 5° 9'W)
     Recommended::   (43° 23'N, 5° 9'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Asturias, Spain
     This is 1 of 31 approved meteorites from Spain (plus 10 unapproved names)
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