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Northwest Africa 4834
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4834
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4834
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 50 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  Eucrite
Recommended:  Eucrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 560 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Eucrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Comments: Approved 25 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 186:
Origin or pseudonym:Algeria
Date:2006
Mass (g):50
Pieces:1
Class:Eucrite
Ferrosilite (mol%):57.4
Wollastonite (mol%):3.2
Classifier:Wittke and Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):10
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Cimala
Comments:Polymict
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NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8559 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1896 unapproved names)

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