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Österplana 006
Basic information Name: Österplana 006
     This is an official name for a relict meteorite. Relict meteorites are composed mostly of terrestrial minerals, but are thought to have once been meteorites. Note: evidence that this was once a meteorite may not have been critically evaluated.
Abbreviation: Öst 006
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1960s
Country: Sweden
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  Relict OC    [explanation]

Comments: Entered 30 Apr 2007
Catalogs:
Relict meteorite
info:
Name: Österplana 006
Fieldname: Ark 006
Origin/pseudonym: Österplana, Sweden
Purchased:
Purchase or find date: Identified 5-May-1992; recover
Lat/long: 58°35'N, 13°26'E
Mass: 50 x 50 mm
Pieces:
Specimens: Garden plate in private garden, Lidköping, Sweden
Description: Strongly weathered, square-shaped meteorite with sharp edges. Most of meteorite mass is lost and mainly the depression of the meteorite remains (c.f. Öpl 001). The meteorite is in front of a garage entrance and has been driven over by cars thousands of times.
Info: Birger Schmitz and Mario Tassinari
Name assigned to:
Date assigned: 0000-00-00
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 92, MAPS 42, 1647-1694 (2007)
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Sweden
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     Recommended::   (58° 35'N, 13° 26'E)
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