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Northwest Africa 5934
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5934
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5934
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 424 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6033 approved meteorites (plus 11 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 25 Sep 2010
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Sainte-Marie
Date:P 23 Jun 2009
Mass (g):424
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5±1.5
Classifier:Julia Roszjar and Addi Bischoff
Type spec mass (g):19.8 g + 1 PTS
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:anon
Comments:Submitted by Addi Bischoff
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7937 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1960 unapproved names)

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