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Acfer 006
Basic information Name: Acfer 006
     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 561 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 69  (1990)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H3.7
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3.9/4
Recommended:  H3.9/4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5 approved meteorites classified as H3.9/4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB69
  Table 1
  Line 6:
Latitude:27°38'N
Longitude:3°58'E
Mass (g):561
Pieces:4
Class:H4
Fayalite (mol%):18.3
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
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 69, Meteoritics 25, 237-239 (1990)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 38'N, 3° 58'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 38'N, 3° 58'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 416 approved meteorites from Tamanghasset, Algeria (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 974 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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