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Northbranch meteorite, Jewell Co., Kansas, USAi
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Northbranch meteoriteMeteorite Fall Location (Inferred)
Jewell Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 59' 30'' North , 98° 20' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Meteorite Fall Location (Inferred) - last checked 2019
Meteorite Class:
Meteoritical Society Class:
Deposit first discovered:
Nearest Settlements:
Guide Rock209 (2017)9.3km
Burr Oak163 (2017)14.3km
Red Cloud963 (2017)18.6km
Superior1,884 (2017)23.4km
Mankato840 (2017)25.3km

Chondrite Meteorite(H5)found near Northbranch,Jewell County,Kansas in 1972. Weight 76 kg.

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Grossman ,J.N (1997) The Meteoritical Bulletin No.81 , Maps 32, A159 -A166
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Grossman ,J.N (1997) The Meteoritical Bulletin No.81 , Maps 32, A159 -A166

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'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
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List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

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Grossman, J.N (1997) The Meteoritical Bulletin No.81 . Maps 32, A159-A166 Reed, Blaine (1997) Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics , UCLA , CA..

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