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Tanokami Mountain
Basic information Name: Tanokami Mountain
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1885
Country: Japan
Mass:help 174 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIIE
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IIIE
Recommended:  Iron, IIIE    [explanation]

This is 1 of 14 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, IIIE.   [show all]
Search for other: IIIE irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Tanokami Mountain in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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Don Edwards   
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Corey Kuo   
MeteoriteCollector.org - JNSM - Tokyo      
Geography:

Japan
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 55'N, 135° 58'E)
     Recommended::   (34° 55'N, 135° 58'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites from Kinki, Japan (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 56 approved meteorites from Japan (plus 12 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Tanakami (In NHM Cat)

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