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Camel Donga 008
Basic information Name: Camel Donga 008
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1993
Country: Australia
Mass:help 0.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 80  (1996)  H6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5854 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB80
  Table 2
  Line 2:
Latitude:30°6.51'S
Longitude:126°37.49'E
Mass (g):0.8
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.6
Classifier:J. C. Bridges, R. Hutchison, M. Grady, C. Li and I. Lunney (NHM)
Type spec location:WAM
Institutions
   and collections
NHM: Department of Mineralogy, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Dec 2011)
WAM: Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Western Australian Museum. Locked Bag 49, Welshpool DC, Western Australia 6986, Australia; Website (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2011)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 80, MAPS 31, A175-A180 (1996)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 6' 31"S, 126° 37' 29"E)
     Recommended::   (30° 6' 31"S, 126° 37' 29"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 15.6 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 702 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 46 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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