Preliminary report of Kaposfüred a new iron meteorite from Hungary

Kubovics Imre and Bérczi Szaniszló and Ditrói-Puskás Zuard and Gál-Sólymos Kamilla and Nagy Béla and Szabó A.: Preliminary report of Kaposfüred a new iron meteorite from Hungary. In: Acta mineralogica-petrographica, (38). pp. 111-117. (1997)

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An iron meteorite fell at 3 hr a.m. 7th May, 1995 in Kaposfúred, Somogy County, Hungary (Geographical coordinates are: 17°46' E longitude and 46°25' N latitude). The meteorite arrived from NE direction with high inclination path and excavated a crater with 1 meter 10 cm deep in the garden of Mnr. M. TÖRÖK. The mass of the meteorite is 2.2 kg. EMPA studies showed that the new iron meteorite may belong to the Si-bearing group of irons (and mesosiderites), a rare group with 5 members in meteorite collections.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Acta mineralogica-petrographica
Date: 1997
Volume: 38
ISSN: 0365-8066
Page Range: pp. 111-117
Language: English
Publisher: University of Szeged, Department of Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Petrology
Place of Publication: Szeged
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Kőzettan, Ásványtan, Földtan
Additional Information: Bibliogr.: p. 116-117. ; összefoglalás angol nyelven
Subjects: 01. Natural sciences
01. Natural sciences > 01.05. Earth and related environmental sciences
Date Deposited: 2016. Oct. 17. 09:25
Last Modified: 2022. Jul. 27. 13:03

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