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Northwest Africa 1582
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1582
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1582
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 3.45 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  S4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11543 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 8
  Line 180:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Date:2002
Mass (g):3.451
Pieces:many
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):23.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.4
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB and M. Kurz, Kurz
Type spec mass (g):31.2
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7810 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1971 unapproved names)

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