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Northwest Africa 3337
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3337
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3337
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 530 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 385 approved meteorites classified as LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 2
  Line 164:
Place of purchase:Rissani, Morocco
Date:Before 2005
Mass (g):530
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):29.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.3
Classifier:T. Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):27.7
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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abibou Photo added 19 Apr 2022
AR Photo added 19 Apr 2022
David Campbell Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Fabien Kuntz      
jean bernard Delbauve   
Jean-Michel Masson Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Michael S. Scherman Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Mike Markowitz   
Nuno Chaves Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Robert Zdancewicz Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Ryan Upchurch   
xeqtr Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1871 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 24 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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