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Northwest Africa 3317
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3317
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3317
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 916 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L~4
Recommended:  L~4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 35 approved meteorites classified as L~4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 17 Aug 2012
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:P 2005 Nov
Mass (g):916
Pieces:1
Class:L~4
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:4.16
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Type spec mass (g):20.0
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:GiPo
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by R. Bartoschewitz
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)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7009 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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