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Naruna (b)
Basic information Name: Naruna (b)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1942
Country: United States
Mass:help 513 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 68  (1990)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6187 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 68:
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Naruna (b)

Burnet County, Texas, U.S.A.

Found 1942

Stone. Ordinary chondrite (H4).

One stone of 513 g was found 3 miles W of the find site of the Naruna stone found in 1935, olivine Fa17.7, A. J. Ehlmann and K. Keil, Meteoritics, 1988, 23, p. 361. Main mass, Monnig Colln., Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas. Note: The Naruna stone found in 1935 should now be named Naruna (a).

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 68, Meteoritics 25, 59-70 (1990)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 57'N, 98° 17'W)
     Recommended::   (30° 57'N, 98° 17'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 313 approved meteorites from Texas, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 3 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 1883 approved meteorites from United States (plus 890 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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