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Juarez
Basic information Name: Juarez
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1938
Country: Argentina
Mass:help 6.1 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 24  (1962)  Chondrite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11338 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 24:
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JUAREZ, near the town of Juarez, Buenos Aires province; (φ = 37°33'S, λ = 60°9'W).

Found, before the year 1938.

Stone, chondrite.

2 specimens, total weight 6.1 kg.

The meteorite was found in a field and was in hand of his owner during a long time, and presented by him to the Museum of natural history (Buenos Aires, Ar­gentina) in 1938.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 24, Moscow (1962)
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Geography:

Argentina
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (37° 33'S, 60° 9'W)
     Recommended::   (37° 33'S, 60° 9'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites from Buenos Aires, Argentina (plus 3 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 80 approved meteorites from Argentina (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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