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Jhung
Basic information Name: Jhung
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1873
Country: Pakistan
Mass:help 5.9 kg
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6546 approved meteorites (plus 4 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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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Pakistan
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (31° 18'N, 72° 23'E)
     Recommended::   (31° 18'N, 72° 23'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites from Punjab, Pakistan
     This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites from Pakistan (plus 1 unapproved name)
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Synonymshelp: Ihung (In NHM Cat)
Jhang (In NHM Cat)
Jung Kot Divan (In NHM Cat)

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