La chute de la météorite de SAINT SEVERIN
PROCHAINEMENT EN COLLECTION : fragment de 3,32 g
|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
Mass: 271 kg
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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.