|Basic information||Name: Chinga|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1913
Mass: 209.4 kg
This is 1 of 120 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, ungrouped. [show all]
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Writeup from MB 13:
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Tuva (Тува). No such meteorite exists. The name Tuva (Тува) in all probability refers to the meteorite known as the Chinga (read Chinge, Чинге), given on p. 79 of the Catalogue.
|Buchwald||The following entries were found for Chinga in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 13, Moscow (1959)|
This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Respublika Tyva, Russia
This is 1 of 141 approved meteorites from Russia (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 19 impact craters)
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