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Huntsman
Basic information Name: Huntsman
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1910
Country: United States
Mass:help 14.5 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 59  (1981)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5782 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [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 59:
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DISCOVERY OF THE HUNTSMAN, USA, STONY METEORITE

Name: HUNTSMAN

Place of find: Cheyenne County, Nebraska, USA.

41°1l'N., 103°W.

Date of find: 1910

Class and type: Stone. Olivine-bronzite chondrite (H4). Olivine Fa17.

Number of individual

specimens: 1

Total weight: 14.5 kg

Circumstances of find: Not known, obtained by exchange by Arizona State University. 1.34 kg in Tempe (Arizona State University).

Source: C.F. Lewis, Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona,

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 59, Meteoritics 16, 193-199 (1981)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (41° 11'N, 103° 0'W)
     Recommended::   (41° 11'N, 103° 0'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 49 approved meteorites from Nebraska, United States
     This is 1 of 1834 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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