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Bur-Gheluai
Basic information Name: Bur-Gheluai
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1919
Country: Somalia
Mass:help 120 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8739 approved meteorites (plus 11 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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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Somalia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (5°N, 48°E)
     Recommended::   (5°N, 48°E)

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     This is the only approved meteorite from Mudug, Somalia
     This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites from Somalia
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Synonyms: Bhur-Gheluai (In NHM Cat)
Bur (In NHM Cat)
Bur Gheluai (From MetBase)
Bur-Hagaba (In NHM Cat)

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