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Lakeview
Basic information Name: Lakeview
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1970
Country: United States
Mass:help 1238 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 61  (1983)  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 61:
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DISCOVERY OF THE LAKEVIEW, USA, STONY METEORITE

Name: LAKEVIEW

Place of find: Near Lakeview, Swisher County, Texas, USA.

34°32'N., 101°42'W.

Date of find: 1970

Class and type: Stone. Olivine-bronzite chondrite (H4). Olivine Fa19 6.

Number of individual

specimens: 1

Total weight: 1238 g

Circumstances of find: Found by W. Bice at the edge of a field on open farmland.

Source: P. Sipiera, William Rainey Harper College, Palatine, Illinois, USA.

Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 61, Meteoritics 18, 77-83 (1983)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 32'N, 101° 42'W)
     Recommended::   (34° 32'N, 101° 42'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 311 approved meteorites from Texas, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 3 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 1834 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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