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Northwest Africa 6046
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6046
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6046
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 67.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9655 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 7 Nov 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Ensisheim, France
Date:P 2008
Mass (g):67.15
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2/3
Fayalite (mol%):17.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.5
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):14.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Marc Jost
Finder:SJS-08053
Comments:SJS-08053; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7035 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2000 unapproved names)

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