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Loop (b)
Basic information Name: Loop (b)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1964
Country: United States
Mass:help 1600 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  H
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
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 2
  Line 21:
Date:recog. 1964
Latitude:32°59.5'N
Longitude:102°23.3'W
Mass (g):1.6 kg
Class:H
Classifier:
Type spec mass (g):1.6 kg
Main mass:MPI
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MPI: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (33° 0'N, 102° 23'W)
     Recommended::   (32° 59' 30"N, 102° 23' 18"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 311 approved meteorites from Texas, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 3 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 1834 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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