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Northwest Africa 1905
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1905
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1905
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 994 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  CK5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CK5
Recommended:  CK5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 157 approved meteorites classified as CK5.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (equilibrated), CK chondrites, CK chondrites (type 4-6), and CV-CK clan chondrites
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 4
  Line 72:
Origin or pseudonym:Remlia region, Morocco
Date:2002
Mass (g):994
Pieces:1
Class:CK5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:moderate
Fayalite (mol%):33
Ferrosilite (mol%):28
Classifier:R. Greenwood, Open
Type spec mass (g):22.3
Main mass:MFranco
Finder:MFranco
Comments:Oxygen isotopes: ?17O‰ = -3.218, ?18O‰ = +1.560, ?17O‰ = -4.029
Institutions
   and collections
MFranco: Michel Franco (of Caillou Noir), 100 Chemin des Campenes 74400 Les Praz de Chamonix, France; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6968 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2012 unapproved names)

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