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Warden
Basic information Name: Warden
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1989
Country: Australia
Mass:help 7.87 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 69  (1990)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10061 approved meteorites (plus 18 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)
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Writeup from MB 69:
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Warden

Ashburton Downs, Western Australia, Australia

Found, June 1989

Stone. Ordinary chondrite (H5)

A single stone weighing 7.868 kg was found close to Warden Pool near the Ashburton River, 6 miles NNW of Ashburton Downs Homestead. Information and main mass, D. New, P. O. Box 278, Anacortes, Washington 98221, USA. Olivine Fa18.8, C. F. Lewis, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona USA.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 69, Meteoritics 25, 237-239 (1990)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (23° 16'S, 116° 56'E)
     Recommended::   (23° 16'S, 116° 56'E)

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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