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Yukan
Basic information Name: Yukan
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1931
Country: China
Mass:help 4.8 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 2796 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:

China
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 43'N, 116° 37'E)
     Recommended::   (28° 43'N, 116° 37'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Jiangxi, China
     This is 1 of 414 approved meteorites from China (plus 14 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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Synonymshelp: Liewipantsun (In NHM Cat)
Liweipantsun (In NHM Cat)
Yugan (In NHM Cat)

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