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Northwest Africa 7866
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7866
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7866
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 11.75 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7309 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 2 Jul 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2009
Mass (g):11750
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):25.2±0.5 (24.3-25.9, n=20)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.5±0.8 (20.8-22.9, n=14)
Classifier:K. Metzler, IfP
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Shock-darkened chondrite; submitted by K. Metzler
Institutions
   and collections
IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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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 7937 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1960 unapproved names)

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