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Northwest Africa 4627
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4627
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4627
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 26.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5857 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 8 Mar 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1187:
Place of purchase:München, Germany
Date:P 2005
Mass (g):26.8
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W0/1
Fayalite (mol%):18.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):5.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:J. Nauber
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

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

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