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Northwest Africa 2227
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2227
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2227
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 302 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  Eucrite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Eucrite
Recommended:  Eucrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 472 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Eucrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 134:
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Mass (g):302
Pieces:1
Class:Euc
Weathering grade:W3
Ferrosilite (mol%):45-58
Classifier:A. Bischoff, A. Sokol, M. Niemeier, Mün
Type spec mass (g):40
Comments:impact melt br; An:84-95
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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: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7374 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1957 unapproved names)

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