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Northwest Africa 3336
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3336
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3336
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 320 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1563 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 2
  Line 163:
Place of purchase:Rissani, Morocco
Date:Before 2005
Mass (g):320
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.8
Classifier:T. Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):20.2
Type spec location:DuPont
Main mass:Fabien Kuntz
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
DuPont: James M. DuPont Meteorite Collection, Deposited at FMNH in 2008., United States (private address; updated 1 Jun 2012)
Kuntz: Fabien Kuntz, France; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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    (Caution, these are of unknown reliability)
Fabien Kuntz         
Franco Vignato   
Gerald Armstrong   
Jean-Michel Masson   
Jim K   
Michael S. Scherman   
Piotr gural100   
Robert Zdancewicz   
The Wilcox Collection of Meteorites      
Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1326 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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