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Massenya
Basic information Name: Massenya
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1958
Country: Chad
Mass:help 612 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10304 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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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Chad
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (11° 21'N, 16° 9'E)
     Recommended::   (11° 21'N, 16° 9'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Chari-Baguirmi, Chad
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Chad (plus 2 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Brazzaville (In NHM Cat)

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