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Acfer 001
Basic information Name: Acfer 001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1989
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 6.7 kg
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 13(2)  (1990)  H6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 69  (1990)  L6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9036 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7), L chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites
Data from:
  MB69
  Table 1
  Line 1:
State/Prov/County:x
Latitude:27°30'N
Longitude:3°37'E
Mass (g):6700
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Fayalite (mol%):24.7
Classifier:J. Otto, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Universitat Freiburg, D-7800 Freiburg, West Germany
Type spec location:thin sections, J. Otto, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Universitat Freiburg, D-7800 Freiburg, West Germany
Main mass:Swiss Meteorite Laboratory, Kreuzackerstrasse 16a CH-5012 Schonenwerd Switzerland
Comments:Information Swiss Meteorite Laboratory, Kreuzackerstrasse 16a, CH-5012 Schonenwerd, Switzerland
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 69, Meteoritics 25, 237-239 (1990)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 30'N, 3° 37'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 30'N, 3° 37'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 415 approved meteorites from Tamanghasset, Algeria (plus 3 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 712 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 27 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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Synonyms: In Salah (From MetBase)

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