Aarhus (meteorite)

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Type Chondrite
Class Ordinary chondrite
Group H6
Country Denmark
Region Region Midtjylland
Coordinates 56°11′N 10°14′E / 56.183°N 10.233°E / 56.183; 10.233Coordinates: 56°11′N 10°14′E / 56.183°N 10.233°E / 56.183; 10.233[1]
Observed fall Yes
Fall date October 2, 1951
TKW 720g

Aarhus is an H chondrite meteorite that fell to earth on October 2, 1951 in Aarhus, Denmark.


It is an H chondrite and belongs to the petrologic type 6, so it was assigned to the H6 group.[1]

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