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Nammianthal
Basic information Name: Nammianthal
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1886
Country: India
Mass:help 4.5 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10061 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H 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:

India
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (12° 17'N, 79° 12'E)
     Recommended::   (12° 17'N, 79° 12'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 5 approved meteorites from Tamil Nadu, India
     This is 1 of 144 approved meteorites from India (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: South Arcot (In NHM Cat)

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