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Borkut
Basic information Name: Borkut
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1852
Country: Ukraine
Mass:help 7 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5978 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L 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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Geography:

Ukraine
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (48° 9'N, 24° 17'E)
     Recommended::   (48° 9'N, 24° 17'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Zakarpats'ka, Ukraine
     This is 1 of 43 approved meteorites from Ukraine (plus 7 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Borcut (In NHM Cat)
Marmaros (In NHM Cat)
Marmoros (In NHM Cat)

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