|Basic information||Name: Pirapora|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1888
Mass: 6.18 kg
This is 1 of 127 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IIAB. [show all]
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PIRAPORA, Brazil, ?
Literature: 1. F. Leonard. A Classificational Catalog of the meteoritic falls of the World, 1956, p.8.
|Buchwald||The following entries were found for Pirapora in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)|
This is 1 of 20 approved meteorites from Minas Gerais, Brazil (plus 2 unapproved names)
This is 1 of 71 approved meteorites from Brazil (plus 6 unapproved names) (plus 6 impact craters)
Angra dos Reis (iron) (In NHM Cat)|
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