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Ohuma
Basic information Name: Ohuma
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1963
Country: Nigeria
Mass:help 7.7 kg
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6501 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L 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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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Martin Horejsi   
Geography:

Nigeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (6° 45'N, 8° 30'E)
     Recommended::   (6° 45'N, 8° 30'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Benue, Nigeria
     This is 1 of 20 approved meteorites from Nigeria
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