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Acfer 347
Basic information Name: Acfer 347
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 1165 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  L3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 678 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 5
  Line 19:
Date:Dec 2001
Latitude:27°41'N
Longitude:4°18'E
Mass (g):1165
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):1-26
Ferrosilite (mol%):1-29
Classifier:A. Burroni, L. Folco, MNA-SI
Type spec mass (g):1165
Type spec location:thin section, MNA-SI
Main mass:OAM
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 1
  Line 2:
Date:2002
Latitude:27°41'N
Longitude:4°18'E
Mass (g):1165
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):1-26
Ferrosilite (mol%):1-19
Classifier:L. Folco, MNA-SI
Type spec mass (g):1160
Institutions
   and collections
MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
OAM: Museo del Cielo e della Terra Vicolo Baciadonne 1 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto ( BO) Italy Osservatorio Astronomico e Museo "Giorgio Abetti", San Giovanni Persiceto, Bologna, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 31 Oct 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (27° 41'N, 4° 18'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 416 approved meteorites from Tamanghasset, Algeria (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 979 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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