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Haviland (b)
Basic information Name: Haviland (b)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1976
Country: United States
Mass:help 2.09 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 62  (1984)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  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)
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Writeup from MB 62:
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DISCOVERY OF THE HAVILAND (b), USA, STONY METEORITE

Name: HAVILAND (b)

Place of find: Kiowa County, Kansas, USA.

37°35'45'N., 99°7'30"W.

Date of find: Recognized 1976

Class and type: Stone. Olivine-bronzite chondrite (H5). Olivine Fa18.5.

Number of individual

specimens: 1

Total weight: 2092 g

Circumstances of find: Ploughed up about 2.8 km SW. of Haviland, Kansas.

Source: G.I Huss, American Meteorite Laboratory, P.O. Box 2098, Denver, Colorado 80201, USA.

Note: Distinct from Haviland (stone) which should now be referred to as Haviland (a) and has olivine of Fa19.2, A.L. Graham, British Museum (Natural History), London, U.K; rare gas contents differ, exposure ages differ, L. Schultz, priv. comm. 1983.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 62, Meteoritics 19, 49-57 (1984)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (37° 35' 48"N, 99° 7' 30"W)
     Recommended::   (37° 35' 48"N, 99° 7' 30"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.1 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 144 approved meteorites from Kansas, United States (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1834 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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