|Basic information||Name: Po-wang Chen|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1933
Mass: 665 g
This is 1 of 235 approved meteorites classified as LL. [show all]
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Writeup from MB 10:
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"DANTU" +/Anhoi Province, China.
Fell 1933, October 23, about 19h local time (11 Greenwich time).
Meteoritic shower. Only some of small fragments were conserved. They are preserved in the Academie of Sciences of China (Pekin). The meteorite fall has been accompanied with a strong thunder.
Source: A report of the Academie of Sciences of China by a paper of Chen-Dzun-Way "The Meteoritic shower on December 23 last year" Journal "The World", vol. 4, p. 97, 1934.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 10, Moscow (1958)|
This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Anhui, China
This is 1 of 227 approved meteorites from China (plus 8 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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