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Northwest Africa 5390
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5390
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5390
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 288 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3157 approved meteorites classified as LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Mar 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:SJS-08010
Place of purchase:Bruegg, Switzerland
Date:P 2007
Mass (g):287.6
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):29.1±0.3 (n=39)
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.2±0.7 (n=37)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Marc Jost
Comments:plagioclase grain size about 30 µm; 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. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7741 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1971 unapproved names)

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