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Northwest Africa 3016
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3016
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3016
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 305 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11582 approved meteorites (plus 10 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:
  MB88
  Table 4
  Line 194:
Date:2002
Mass (g):305
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.5
Classifier:S. Afanasiev and N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:Vernad
Institutions
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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. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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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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