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Northwest Africa 2188
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2188
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2188
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 129 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5779 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 125:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:unknown
Mass (g):129
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3-4
Fayalite (mol%):17.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):15±1.5
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec mass (g):29
Comments:calc.v.; (data±1 mol% EDS analyses)
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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. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1402 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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