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Northwest Africa 5206
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5206
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5206
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 128 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  LL3.05
Recommended:  LL3.05    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites classified as LL3.05.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 25 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 221:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Date:2007
Mass (g):128
Pieces:1
Class:LL3.05
Fayalite (mol%):8.5-36.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):0.02-28.7
Classifier:Bunch and Wittke, NAU
Type spec mass (g):29
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Cimala
Institutions
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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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André Knöfel   
Jacek Szkatula   
METEORITES AUSTRALIA      
Mirko Graul   
Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 5838 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2066 unapproved names)

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