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Fukue
Basic information Name: Fukue
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1849
Country: Japan
Mass:help 7.3 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Iron
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Iron-medium octahedrite
Recommended:  Iron    [explanation]

This is 1 of 99 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as Iron.   [show all]
Search for other: Iron meteorites, Metal-rich meteorites
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Geography:

Japan
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (32° 42'N, 128° 51'E)
     Recommended::   (32° 42'N, 128° 51'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7 approved meteorites from Kyushu, Japan (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 56 approved meteorites from Japan (plus 12 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Hukue (In NHM Cat)
Hukuye (In NHM Cat)

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