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Hughes 003
Basic information Name: Hughes 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: Australia
Mass:help 3.2 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 73  (1992)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9655 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB73
  Table 5
  Line 2:
Latitude:30°14'S
Longitude:129°24'E
Mass (g):3200
Pieces:41
Class:H5
Fayalite (mol%):18.4
Classifier:Charles F. Lewis and J. Clark, Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA. Information, David New, P. 0. Box 278, Anacortes, Washington 98221, USA
Main mass:David New, P. O. Box 278 Anacortes Washington 98221 USA
Comments:2 x 5 km strewnfield
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 73, Meteoritics 27, 477-483 (1992)
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Don Edwards   
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David L. Ribeca   
Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 14'S, 129° 24'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 14'S, 129° 24'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 235 approved meteorites from South Australia, Australia (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 704 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 45 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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