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Northwest Africa 5671
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5671
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5671
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 196.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1619 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 27 Jun 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:St. Marie aux Mines, France
Date:P 2008
Mass (g):196.3
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.5±0.3 (n=17)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.4±4.6 (4.6-22.9, n=26)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.6±0.3 (0.2-1.6, n=26)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21.6
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Marc Jost
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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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 7048 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1998 unapproved names)

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