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North Portugal
Basic information Name: North Portugal
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1931
Country: Portugal
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Iron-coarsest 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
Buchwald The following entries were found for North Portugal in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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Geography:

Portugal
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (41°N, 8°W)
     Recommended::   (41°N, 8°W)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Viseu, Portugal
     This is 1 of 8 approved meteorites from Portugal (plus 1 unapproved name)
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Synonymshelp: Nord du Portugal (In NHM Cat)

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