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Karaman 002
Basic information Name: Karaman 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2021
Country: Turkey
Mass:help 121 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 110  (2022)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11764 approved meteorites (plus 23 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)
Comments: Approved 4 Dec 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Karaman 002        37°10’40.49"N, 33°30’16.76"E

Konya, Turkey

Find: 2021

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H5)

History: Found by Mehmet Yesiltas during the systematic search of dry and flat surfaces in Turkey as part of an ongoing field project.

Physical characteristics: An almost fully fusion crusted sample with a broken corner.

Petrography: Chondrules are not very easy to discern. Recrystallized matrix appears to be lighthly rusted.

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Konya
Date:2021
Latitude:37°10'40.49"N
Longitude:33°30'16.76"E
Mass (g):121
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:5.05
Classifier:M. Yesiltas, KirkU
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:KirkU
Main mass:Mehmet Yesiltas
Finder:Mehmet Yesiltas
Comments:Originally called Yesildere (a); submitted by Mehmet Yesiltas
Institutions
   and collections
KirkU: Dr. Mehmet Yesiltas Faculty of Aeronautics and Space Sciences Office: Z10 Kirklareli University – Kayali Campus Kirklareli, Turkey 39100, Turkey (institutional address; updated 4 Jul 2019)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., McCubbin F.M., Grossman J., Bouvier A., Chabot N.L., D'Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Komatsu M., Miao B., and Schrader D. (2022) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 110. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 1-4
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Geography:

Turkey
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (37° 10' 40"N, 33° 30' 17"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites from Konya, Turkey
     This is 1 of 26 approved meteorites from Turkey (plus 4 unapproved names)
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