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Queen Alexandra Range 94627
Basic information Name: Queen Alexandra Range 94627
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: QUE 94627
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1994
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 30.5 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 19(2)  (1996)  Iron
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 82  (1998)  Iron
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Iron
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CBb
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 31(1)  (2008)  CBb
Recommended:  CBb    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5 approved meteorites classified as CBb.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CB chondrites, CH-CB family, and Metal-rich meteorites
Comments: Field number: 5852
Data from:
  MB82
  Table A1
  Line 338:
Origin or pseudonym:Mare Meteoriticus
Mass (g):30.5
Class:Iron
Weathering grade:B
Comments:94411 pairing group
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 19(2) (1996), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 82, MAPS 33, A221-A240 (1998)
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Geography:

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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (84°S, 168°E)
     Recommended::   (84° 34' 34"S, 162° 5' 31"E)
Note: the NHM and recommended coordinates are 91.9 km apart

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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