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Taouz 002
Basic information Name: Taouz 002
     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 8.35 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2751 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 11
  Line 20:
Date:1999
Latitude: 30°54'N
Longitude:3°58'W
Mass (g):8350
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W0/1
Fayalite (mol%):31
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.7
Classifier:A. Bischoff (Mün),
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:JNMC (except Lahmada 009 7120 g at JNMC)
Institutions
   and collections
JNMC: jnmczurich, P.O. Box 208, CH-8155 Niederhasli, Switzerland; Website (private address; updated 4 Feb 2014)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Matteo Chinellato   
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Dominik Stoeckli   
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Jean-Michel Masson   
Jörg-Florian Jensch   
Michael S. Scherman   
Phil Schmitz   
Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 54'N, 3° 58'W)
     Recommended::   (30° 54'N, 3° 58'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 62 approved meteorites from Meknès-Tafilalet, Morocco
     This is 1 of 1402 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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