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Sukhoj Liman
Basic information Name: Sukhoj Liman
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1987
Country: Ukraine
Mass:help 48 kg
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 75  (1993)  H4/5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 497 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Writeup from MB 75:
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Sukhoj Liman

Odessa district, Ukraine

Found 1987 May

Ordinary chondrite (H4/5)

A stone of 48 kg was found by V. I. Mikhajlyuk in a forest band between two fields of the Agricultural Institute, about 12 km south of the find site of the Odessa (stone) H4 chondrite. Classification and analysis, olivine Fa19.5, pyroxene Fs17.2, O. V. Khryukina, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia. Measurements of He, Ne, and Ar show that Sukhoj Liman is different from Odessa (stone), L. Schultz, pers. comm., 1993. Information, main mass and research specimen, M. A. Ivanova, Vemadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.

References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 75, Meteoritics 28, 692-703 (1993)
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     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (46° 24'N, 30° 48'E)
     Recommended::   (46° 24'N, 30° 48'E)

     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Odessa, Ukraine
     This is 1 of 45 approved meteorites from Ukraine (plus 7 impact craters)
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