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Northwest Africa 2749
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2749
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2749
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1300 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9639 approved meteorites (plus 16 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)
Comments: Approved 6 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 2
  Line 8:
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:2003
Mass (g):1300
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:P. Sipiera, PSF
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:PSF
Main mass:Cucchiera
Institutions
   and collections
PSF: Planetary Studies Foundation,10 Winterwood Lane, Unit B, Galena, Illinois 61036-9283, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 1 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6900 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2035 unapproved names)

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