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Country: Brazil
State/District: Rio Grande do Norte
Coordinates: 5°12'S, 36°40'W
Date of fall/find: Fell 1836, November 11 0500
Total known weight: 1.5 kg (preserved in collections)
Number of pieces: many pieces (shower)
Type: Ordinary chondrite, veined
Mineral analyses: Total iron: 26.27%
Olivine Fa19.0
Pyroxene Fs17.4
Pairings:not known
Synonyms:Macao; Macaú; Macayo
Description:
Specimen ID# 708