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Yamato 790957
Basic information Name: Yamato 790957
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-790957
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1979
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 6.18 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5-6
NIPR Catalogue:  2000 Edition  (2000)  L5,6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5/6
Recommended:  L5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 188 approved meteorites classified as L5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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References: Published in Meteorites news : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites /Meteorites news : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites ,6(1),1-47 (1996-03)
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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (71° 30'S, 35° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (71° 30'S, 35° 40'E)

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     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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