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Meru
Basic information Name: Meru
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1945
Country: Kenya
Mass:help 6 kg
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2749 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL 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:

Kenya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (0° 0'N, 37° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (0° 0'N, 37° 40'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Eastern, Kenya
     This is 1 of 8 approved meteorites from Kenya (plus 1 unapproved name)
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