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Northwest Africa 7084
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7084
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7084
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 72 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  LL6-melt breccia 
Recommended:  LL6-melt breccia    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8 approved meteorites classified as LL6-melt breccia.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Melted chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 2 May 2012
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Northwest Africa 7084 (NWA 7084)

(Northwest Africa)

Purchased: 2011

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL6, melt breccia)

Petrography: Large number of grayish angular to rounded LL6-type fragments set in a fine-grained dark matrix. Groundmass is partly recrystallized impact melt with sulfide and metal droplets.

Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1612:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2011
Mass (g):72
Pieces:1
Class:LL6-melt breccia
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):29.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.2
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):16.4
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Mr. Hanno Strufe
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2047 unapproved names)

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