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Elida (b)
Basic information Name: Elida (b)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1968
Country: United States
Mass:help 538 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  Chondrite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  OC
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  OC
Recommended:  OC    [explanation]

This is 1 of 78 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as OC.   [show all]
Search for other: Ordinary chondrites
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 2
  Line 12:
Date:1968
Latitude:33°55'N
Longitude:103°31.1'W
Mass (g):538
Class:chondrite
Classifier:
Type spec mass (g):530
Main mass:MPI
Institutions
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MPI: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (33° 55'N, 103° 31'W)
     Recommended::   (33° 55' 0"N, 103° 31' 6"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.2 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 225 approved meteorites from New Mexico, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1824 approved meteorites from United States (plus 349 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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