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Dumas (a)
Basic information Name: Dumas (a)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1956
Country: United States
Mass:help 46.05 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 8  (1958)  Stone
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 8:
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DUMAS, Texas, U. S. A. Stone.

Literature: 1. Meteoritics, 1956, v .l, No. 4, pp. 470-476. /MA-13-362/.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)
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Don Edwards   
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United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (35° 54'N, 101° 54'W)
     Recommended::   (35° 54'N, 101° 54'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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