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Sultanpur
Basic information Name: Sultanpur
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1916
Country: India
Mass:help 1711 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L/LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L/LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 27 approved meteorites classified as L/LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 4-7), LL chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Revised 21 Sep 2007: Change recommended classification to L/LL
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Martin Horejsi   
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John A. Shea   
Geography:

India
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 56'N, 84° 17'E)
     Recommended::   (25° 56'N, 84° 17'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 39 approved meteorites from Uttar Pradesh, India
     This is 1 of 143 approved meteorites from India (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Kharauni (In NHM Cat)
Mandiari (In NHM Cat)

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