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Hagersville
Basic information Name: Hagersville
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Canada
Mass:help 30 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IAB
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  IAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IAB
Recommended:  Iron, IAB complex    [explanation]

This is 1 of 68 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, IAB complex.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
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Writeup from MB 86:

Hagersville

Ontario, Canada

Found 1999 April

Iron (IAB)

This 30 kg iron meteorite was found by Mr. Joseph Mahé while clearing stones from a seeded field on his family farm. Classification (S. Kissin, LHU; Richard Herd, GSC): Ni = 6.89 wt%, Cr = 10 ppm, Co = 4.83 mg/g, Cu = 125 ppm, Ga = 75.1 ppm, Ge = 318 ppm, As = 16.9 ppm, Sb = 327 ppb, W = 1090 ppb, Re = 260 ppb, Ir = 2.36 ppm,Pt = 5.9 ppm, Au = 1.5 ppm. It is statistically indistinguishable from Odessa and differs from Canyon Diablo only in Cu and As.  It has a low sulphide content, no graphite and low shock stage. Specimens: type specimen, 48 g, GSC; main mass, Joseph and Marcelle Mahé.

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GSC: National Meteorite Collection, Geological Survey of Canada, 601 Booth Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E8, Canada (institutional address; updated 27 Feb 2011)
LHU: Department of Geology, Lakehead University, 955 Oliver Road, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 5E1, Canada (institutional address; updated 23 Dec 2011)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Joseph and Marcelle Mahé   
Geography:

Canada
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (42° 58'N, 80° 9'W)
     Recommended::   (42° 58'N, 80° 9'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites from Ontario, Canada (plus 5 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 65 approved meteorites from Canada (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 31 impact craters)
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