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Kasamatsu
Basic information Name: Kasamatsu
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1938
Country: Japan
Mass:help 710 g
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H
Recommended:  H    [explanation]

This is 1 of 104 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, Ordinary chondrites
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Japan
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (35° 22'N, 136° 46'E)
     Recommended::   (35° 22'N, 136° 46'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 14 approved meteorites from Chubu, Japan (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 56 approved meteorites from Japan (plus 12 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Kasamatu (In NHM Cat)

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