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Tanezrouft 025
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 025
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 025
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 621 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 74  (1993)  L6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10994 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:
  MB74
  Table 7
  Line 13:
Latitude:25°46.41'N
Longitude:0°04.52'E
Mass (g):621
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Fayalite (mol%):24.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.7
Classifier:T. Geiger and A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D4400 Munster, Germany. Analysts: T. Geiger and T. Grund
Main mass:Museum fur Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat Invalidenstr. 43 D-1000 Berlin Germany
Comments:shock veins
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 74, Meteoritics 28, 146-153 (1993)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Harald Stehlik   
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 46' 25"N, 0° 4' 31"E)
     Recommended::   (25° 26' 25"N, 0° 4' 31"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 36.9 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 142 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 979 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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