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Northwest Africa 4392
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4392
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4392
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 490 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 92  (2007)  R4
Recommended:  R4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 58 approved meteorites classified as R4.   [show all]
Search for other: Rumuruti chondrites, Rumuruti chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 24 Jul 2007
Data from:
  MB92
  Table 2
  Line 65:
Place of purchase:Krefeld, Germany
Date:2005
Mass (g):490
Pieces:1
Class:R4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):38.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):9-17.5
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21.7
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Ralew
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Ralew: Stefan Ralew, Kunibertstraße 29, 12524 Berlin, Germany; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 92, MAPS 42, 1647-1694 (2007)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7035 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2000 unapproved names)

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