La chute de la météorite de SAINT SEVERIN

Chute saint severin
Saint severin meteorite

PROCHAINEMENT EN COLLECTION : fragment de 3,32 g

Saint severin 3 32 g
Saint-Séverin
Basic information Name: Saint-Séverin
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1966
Country: France
Mass:help 271 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:   MB 40   (1967)   LL
NHM Catalogue:   5th Edition   (2000)   LL6
MetBase:   v. 7.1   (2006)   LL6
Recommended:       LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2707 approved meteorites classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 40:
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FALL OF ST. SEVERIN STONY METEORITE, FRANCE

Name: ST. SEVERIN.

The place of fall or discovery: France; φ = 45°18'N, λ =0°14'E.

Date of fall or discovery: FALL, June 27, 1966.

Class and type: STONY, olivine-hypersthene chondrite (amphoterite).

Number of individual specimens: 5.

Total weight: 221 kg.

Source: Report of Dr. Brian Mason (Washington, USA) in a letter, 1.13, 1967.