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Northwest Africa 7169
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7169
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7169
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 115 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 708 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 14 Feb 2017
Data from:
  MB106
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Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2011
Mass (g):115
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):16.0±11.1 (0.4-33.0, n=26)
Ferrosilite (mol%):11.0±7.4 (2.1-26.9, n=22)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4±1.4 (0.3-4.1, n=22)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Marcin Cimala
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7354 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1958 unapproved names)

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