Ankober (meteorite)

Summary

Ankober
TypeChondrite
ClassOrdinary chondrite
GroupH4
CountryEthiopia
RegionShewa
Coordinates9°32′N 39°43′E / 9.533°N 39.717°E / 9.533; 39.717Coordinates: 9°32′N 39°43′E / 9.533°N 39.717°E / 9.533; 39.717[1]
Observed fallYes
Fall dateJuly 7, 1942
TKW6.5 kg

Ankober is an H chondrite meteorite that fell to Earth on July 7, 1942, in Shewa, Ethiopia.

Classification

It is classified as H4-ordinary chondrite.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b Meteoritical Bulletin Database: Ankober

See also