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Galim (a)
Basic information Name: Galim (a)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1952
Country: Cameroon
Mass:help 36.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 8  (1958)  Stone
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2854 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 8:
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GALIM, Cameroon, Africa. Stone.

Literature: 1. Compt. Rend. Acad. Sci., Paris, 1953, v. 237, pp. 1740-1742 /MA-12-610/. 2. F. Leonard. A Classificational Catalog of the meteoritic falls of the World, 1956, p.8.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)
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Geography:

Cameroon
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (7° 3'N, 12° 26'E)
     Recommended::   (7° 3'N, 12° 26'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Adamoua, Cameroon
     This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites from Cameroon (plus 1 unapproved name)
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