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Palahatchie
Basic information Name: Palahatchie
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1910
Country: United States
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Chondrite
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
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (32° 19'N, 89° 43'W)
     Recommended::   (32° 19'N, 89° 43'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Mississippi, United States
     This is 1 of 1789 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Palchatchie (In NHM Cat)
Pelahatchee (In NHM Cat)

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