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Northwest Africa 5807
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5807
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5807
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 50 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 3 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 273:
Mass (g):50
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):8.3-23.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):3.6-24.6
Magnetic suscept.:4.81
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, P. Appel, B. Mader, Kiel
Type spec mass (g):10.0
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Bart
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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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 6968 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2012 unapproved names)

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