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Northwest Africa 6832
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6832
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6832
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 155 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10979 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L 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 2010
Mass (g):155
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.8
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):20.3
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Beat Booz
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Beat Booz   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6877 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2037 unapproved names)

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