|Basic information||Name: Kalaba|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1951
Country: Congo - Dem. Rep.
Mass: 950 g
This is 1 of 5333 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4. [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Writeup from MB 8:
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KALABA (KABALA), Belgian Congo, Africa. Stone.
Literature: 1. Publ. Com. Spe's. Katanga 1952-1953 (1954) A-17, No 3, 79-91. 2. Bull. Serv. Geol. Congo. Belge et Ruanda, Urundi, 1954, No 5, pp. 29-51 /MA-12-611/. 3. Ann. Serv. Mines. Geogr. Geol. Katanga, 1954, v.17 (for 1952-53) pp. 79-88. 4. F. Leonard. A Classificational Catalog of the meteoritic falls of the World, 1956, P.8.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)|
This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Shaba, Congo - Dem. Rep. (plus 1 impact crater)
This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites from Congo - Dem. Rep. (plus 1 impact crater)
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