Recommended classes in the Meteoritical Bulletin Database are assigned by the database editor. In most cases, this is based on the most recent classification that appears in either the Catalogue of Meteorites, MetBase, the US Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter, the Japanese Meteorite Newsletter, or the Meteoritical Bulletin. However, in a few cases it reflects differences of opinion about the proper way to classify the meteorite. The nomenclature used may also be modified by the editor to conform to an internally consistent classification scheme
The recommended classification K means:
"A Kakangari chondrite for which the petrologic type has not been determined."
The highlighted words are defined as follows:
Kakangari chondrite: A grouplet of chondrites with similarities to Kakangari, which do not fit into the major classes of chondrites such as carbonaceous, ordinary, or enstatite.
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