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São Jose do Rio Preto
Basic information Name: São Jose do Rio Preto
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1962
Country: Brazil
Mass:help 927 g
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5351 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Corey Kuo      
Gabriel Gonçalves Silva   
José Carlos de Medeiros Júnior   
Suzanne De Paula   
Geography:

Brazil
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (20° 48' 36"S, 49° 22' 50"W)
     Recommended::   (20° 48' 36"S, 49° 22' 50"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 5 approved meteorites from Sao Paulo, Brazil (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 71 approved meteorites from Brazil (plus 6 unapproved names) (plus 6 impact craters)
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