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Northwest Africa 2546
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2546
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2546
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 185 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10008 approved meteorites (plus 17 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [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 331:
Place of purchase:München
Date:P Nov 2003
Mass (g):185
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):20.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):18
Classifier:A. Bischoff, A. Sokol, M. Niemeier Mün
Type spec mass (g):21.1
Main mass:HSSH
Comments:sv, silicate darkening
Institutions
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HSSH: Hanno Strufe, Langenbergstr. 32, 66954 Pirmasens, Germany; Website (private address)
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 7271 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1984 unapproved names)

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