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Northwest Africa 167
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 167
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 167
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 61 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6033 approved meteorites (plus 11 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 8
  Line 1:
Origin or pseudonym:Azhakan, Algeria
Place of purchase:Tagounite
Date:P 1999
Mass (g):61
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1
Classifier:Vernad
Type spec mass (g):23.5
Comments:prob. paired with NWA 168
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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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 7937 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1960 unapproved names)

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