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Northwest Africa 1553
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1553
     This is a PROVISIONAL name.
     It cannot be used in publications.
Abbreviation: NWA 1553
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 800 g
Classification
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Recommended:  Unknown    [explanation]

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info:
Name: NWA 1553
Fieldname:
Origin/pseudonym:
Purchased: Erfoud?
Purchase or find date:
Lat/long: ,
Mass: 800
Pieces: 1
Specimens: >20 g, UCLA
Description: individual stone , weathered crust, Achondrite, (?eucrite/howardite?)
Info: classified by A. Rubin (UCLA) pending; type specimen, UCLA; purchased by D. Bessey in ?/2002; main mass with Steve Witt, (info submitted by Rob. Verish)
Name assigned to: R. Verish
Date assigned: 2002-10-14
Assigned by: J. Zipfel
References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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