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Northwest Africa 3225
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3225
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3225
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1845 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11582 approved meteorites (plus 10 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 79:
Place of purchase:NWA
Date:June 2006
Mass (g):1845
Pieces:2
Class:L6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):25.3-26.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.1-21.6
Magnetic suscept.:5.02-5.08
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, P. Appel, B. Mader, Kiel
Type spec mass (g):20.0
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Gehler
Comments:An10-13Or5
Institutions
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Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Gehler: A. Gehler, D-37075 Göttingen, Germany , Germany (private address; updated 10 Jun 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7937 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1960 unapproved names)

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