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Mabe
Basic information Name: Mabe
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Botswana
Mass:help 378 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9649 approved meteorites (plus 16 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)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 1
  Line 46:
Date:Apr 1999
Latitude:21.3000° S
Longitude:24.1028° E
Mass (g):378
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19
Ferrosilite (mol%):17
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec mass (g):31
Institutions
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

Botswana
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (21° 18' 0"S, 24° 6' 10"E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Ghanzi, Botswana
     This is 1 of 11 approved meteorites from Botswana (plus 1 impact crater)
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