header
  MetSoc Home            Publications            Contacts  
Search the Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Last update: 14 Oct 2020
Search for: Search type: Search limits: Display: Publication:
Names
Text help
Places
Classes
Years
Contains
Starts with
Exact
Sounds like
NonAntarctic
Falls  Non-NWAs
What's new
  in the last:
Limit to approved meteorite names
Search text:  
Talbachat n'aït Isfoul
Basic information Name: Talbachat n'aït Isfoul
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 8 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL3
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  LL3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL3
Recommended:  LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 345 approved meteorites classified as LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 2
  Line 30:
State/Prov/County:Morocco
Date:Apr 1999
Latitude:29°59'N
Longitude:5°14'W
Mass (g):8 kg
Pieces:1
Class:LL3
Fayalite (mol%):27.6
Classifier:Ph. Gillet (ENSL) and J.-A. Barrat (UAng)
Type spec mass (g):29
Main mass:anonymous finder
Institutions
   and collections
ENSL: Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, Laboratoire de Sciences de la Terre, 46 allée d'Italie 69364 Lyon Cedex, France (institutional address; updated 27 Feb 2011)
UAng: Université d'Angers, Faculté des Sciences, 2 bd Lavoisier, 49045 Angers Cedex, France (institutional address)
Catalogs:
Search for this meteorite in the Natural History Museum collection (U.K.):   
    Require NHM photo
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
Find references in NASA ADS:
Find references in Google Scholar:
Photos:
CreditPhotos
Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
The Hupe Collection   
Photos uploaded by members of the Encyclopedia of Meteorites.
    (Caution, these are of unknown reliability)
bphd   
David Hardy   
Gerald Armstrong   
Michael S. Scherman   
Solar Anamnesis                  
Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (29° 59'N, 5° 14'W)
     Recommended::   (29° 59'N, 5° 14'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 73 approved meteorites from Souss-Massa-Draâ, Morocco (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1505 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
Proximity search:
Find nearby meteorites: enter search radius (km):

Direct link to this page