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N'Kandhla
Basic information Name: N'Kandhla
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1912
Country: South Africa
Mass:help 17.2 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IID
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IID
Recommended:  Iron, IID    [explanation]

This is 1 of 24 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IID.   [show all]
Search for other: IID irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for N'Kandhla in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

South Africa
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 34'S, 30° 42'E)
     Recommended::   (28° 34'S, 30° 42'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites from KwaZulu/Natal, South Africa
     This is 1 of 47 approved meteorites from South Africa (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: N'Kandla (In NHM Cat)
Zululand (In NHM Cat)

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