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Basic information Name: Imilac
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1822
Country: Chile
Mass:help 920 kg
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Pallasite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Pallasite-Main gr
Recommended:  Pallasite, PMG    [explanation]

This is 1 of 57 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Pallasite, PMG.   [show all]
Search for other: Main group pallasites, Metal-rich meteorites, and Pallasites
Comments: Revised 26 May 2009: Revised pallasite classifications
Buchwald The following entries were found for Imilac 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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     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (24° 12'S, 68° 48'W)
     Recommended::   (24° 12' 12"S, 68° 48' 24"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km apart

     This is 1 of 2908 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2937 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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Synonymshelp: Antofagasta (In NHM Cat)
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Imilac 001 (Namesake of new DCA)
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La Rioja (In NHM Cat)
Ollague (In NHM Cat)
Peine (In NHM Cat)
Port Orford (In NHM Cat)
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