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Ouallen
Basic information Name: Ouallen
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1936
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 5.17 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5855 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H 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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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Jean-Michel Daillier (coll. MNHN, Paris)   
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John A. Shea   
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (24° 10'N, 0° 5'E)
     Recommended::   (24° 10'N, 0° 5'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 142 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 979 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Tanesrouft (In NHM Cat)
Tanezrouft (In NHM Cat)

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