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Northwest Africa 7701
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7701
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7701
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 55 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  CK6
Recommended:  CK6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 57 approved meteorites classified as CK6.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (equilibrated), CK chondrites, CK chondrites (type 4-6), and CV-CK clan chondrites
Comments: Approved 1 Mar 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Agadir, Morocco
Date:2010
Mass (g):55
Pieces:2
Class:CK6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):29.8
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):15.0
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Svend Buhl
Finder:A. Bouraaga
Comments:The meteorite is dominated by a fine-grained grayish-greenish matrix that shows some brownish staining. Few poorly defined chondrules present; opaque phase dominated by Cr-rich magnetite.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
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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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6984 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2008 unapproved names)

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