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Mardan
Basic information Name: Mardan
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1948
Country: Pakistan
Mass:help 4.5 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 30  (1964)  Unknown
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10064 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 30:
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MARDAN, West Pakistan; φ = 34100, λ = 46°46'E.

FELL May 8, 1948.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 30, Moscow (1964)
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Geography:

Pakistan
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 14'N, 72° 5'E)
     Recommended::   (34° 14'N, 72° 5'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from North-west Frontier, Pakistan
     This is 1 of 17 approved meteorites from Pakistan (plus 1 unapproved name)
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