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Aomori meteorite, Aomori City, Aomori Prefecture, Japani
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Aomori meteoriteMeteorite Fall Location
Aomori CityCity
Aomori PrefecturePrefecture

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 48' 38'' North , 140° 47' 8'' East
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Nearest Settlements:
Aomori298,394 (2017)4.4km
Namioka20,681 (2017)19.8km
Kuroishi38,615 (2017)25.0km
Goshogawara49,110 (2017)29.0km
Shimokizukuri18,907 (2017)34.5km

Fall on June 30, 1984. Olivine-hypersthene chondrite L6. TKW=320gm. Went through galvanized roof of printing shop.

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'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Meteoritics, vol. 20, pages 275-283
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Meteoritics, vol. 20, pages 275-283

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O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3


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Meteoritics, vol. 20, pages 275-283

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