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Northwest Africa 7650
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7650
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7650
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 11.12 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11485 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 26 Feb 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Agadir
Date:P 2012 Jan
Mass (g):11115
Pieces:many
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1/2
Fayalite (mol%):24.8-25.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.1-21.5; 7.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7-1.9; 44.5-45.2
Classifier:A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS
Type spec mass (g):282
Type spec location:UWB
Main mass:J. Higgins
Comments:JH13-4; Recrystallized with no obvious chondrules.; submitted by A. Irving
Institutions
   and collections
UWS: University of Washington, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, 70 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 15 Jan 2012)
UWB: University of Washington, Box 353010 Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 27 Jul 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Mike Markowitz   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7579 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1969 unapproved names)

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