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Gresia meteorite, Gresia, Teleorman, Romaniai
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Gresia meteoriteMeteorite Fall Location
Gresia- not defined -

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° 10' 17'' North , 24° 55' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
Gresia162 (2013)0.0km
Cucueți1,010 (2013)2.7km
Stejaru2,249 (2012)3.1km
Scrioaştea4,244 (2012)3.4km
Bratcovu233 (2013)4.2km

26.9 kg H4 chondrite.
Discovered in the 1980s. Weathering state suggests that the meteorite fell at least 200 years ago.

Officially approved in 2013 based on data submitted by the NHM Vienna.

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Stelea, I. & Ghenciu, M. (2012): The meteorite of Gresia - Teleorman County (Romania). Romanian Journal of Earth Sciences, 86, 117-121. [preliminary description; http://rjes.igr.ro/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/4Stelea-Ghenciu-RJES-86.pdf]

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