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North Chile
Basic information Name: North Chile
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1875
Country: Chile
Mass:help 300 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IIA
Recommended:  Iron, IIAB    [explanation]

This is 1 of 126 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IIAB.   [show all]
Search for other: IIAB irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for North Chile in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Don Edwards   
Polandmet   
Shinishi Kato   
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Aeroliths Collection Theodossiou   
Alberto Giusta   
David L. Ribeca   
Dirk Hohmann      
Franco Vignato   
Fred CHAPRON   
Gregor H.   
Matteo Chinellato   
MeteoriteCollector.org - FCOM - Russ Finney   
METEORITICON   
Phil Schmitz   
Volker Heinrich   
Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (23°S, 69°W)
     Recommended::   (23°S, 69°W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 925 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 950 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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Cerros del Buey Muerto (In NHM Cat)
Chile (In NHM Cat)
Coya Norte (In NHM Cat)
Filomena (In NHM Cat)
Maria Elena (1928) (In NHM Cat)
Puripica (In NHM Cat)
Quillagua (In NHM Cat)
Rio Loa (In NHM Cat)
San Martin (In NHM Cat)
Tocopilla (In NHM Cat)
Union (In NHM Cat)
Yungay (In NHM Cat)

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