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Cuba
Basic information Name: Cuba
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1871
Country: Cuba
Mass:help 1500 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IAB?
Recommended:  Iron, IAB?    [explanation]

This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB?.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Cuba in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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Cuba
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     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (22°N, 80°W)
     Recommended::   (22°N, 80°W)

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     This is the only approved meteorite from Villa Clara, Cuba
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Cuba
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