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Northwest Africa 4595
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4595
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4595
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 315 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2816 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 6 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 2
  Line 76:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:2003
Mass (g):315
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):27.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.99
Classifier:M. Ivanova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):22.24
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Burkard and Horst
Institutions
   and collections
Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
Burkard: Horst Burkard, Bonn, Germany (private address)
Horst: Burkard Horst, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7912 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1974 unapproved names)

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