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Pohlitz
Basic information Name: Pohlitz
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1819
Country: Germany
Mass:help 3 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5996 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Geography:

Germany
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (50° 56'N, 12° 8'E)
     Recommended::   (50° 56'N, 12° 8'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 52 approved meteorites from Germany (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Gera (In NHM Cat)
Köstritz (In NHM Cat)
Politz (In NHM Cat)

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