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Beaver Creek
Basic information Name: Beaver Creek
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1893
Country: Canada
Mass:help 14 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10950 approved meteorites (plus 20 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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Don Edwards   
Peter Marmet   
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Bruno Caspirro Photo added 20 Oct 2022
Corey Kuo Photo added 20 Oct 2022
Gerald Armstrong Photo added 20 Oct 2022
Jay Piatek   
Shawn Alan Photo added 20 Oct 2022
Geography:

Canada
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (51° 10'N, 117° 20'W)
     Recommended::   (51° 10'N, 117° 20'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from British Columbia, Canada (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 66 approved meteorites from Canada (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 31 impact craters)
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