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Lookout Hill
Basic information Name: Lookout Hill
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1976
Country: Australia
Mass:help 16.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 57  (1980)  C2
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  CM2
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CM2
Recommended:  CM2    [explanation]

This is 1 of 533 approved meteorites classified as CM2.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 2), CM chondrites, and CM-CO clan chondrites
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Writeup from MB 57:
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DISCOVERY OF THE LOOKOUT HILL, AUSTRALIA, STONY METEORITE

Name: LOOKOUT HILL

Place of find: Western Australia, Australia.

Date of find: Not reported.

Class and type: Stone. Carbonaceous chondrite (type II).

Number of individual

specimens: 1

Total weight: 16.55 g. Circumstances of find: Not reported.

Source: Dr. R.A. Binns, letter of March 12, 1976.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 57, Meteoritics 15, 93-104 (1980)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 5' 26"S, 128° 48' 21"E)
     Recommended::   (30° 5' 26"S, 128° 48' 21"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.1 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 339 approved meteorites from Western Australia, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 11 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 704 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 45 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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