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Bo Xian
Basic information Name: Bo Xian
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1977
Country: China
Mass:help 7.5 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL3.9
Recommended:  LL3.9    [explanation]

This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites classified as LL3.9.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

China
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (33° 50'N, 115° 50'E)
     Recommended::   (33° 50'N, 115° 50'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Anhui, China
     This is 1 of 227 approved meteorites from China (plus 8 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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Synonyms: Boxian (From MetBase)

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