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Northwest Africa 8371
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 8371
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 8371
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 7.83 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  L~6
Recommended:  L~6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 129 approved meteorites classified as L~6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 27 Apr 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Munich
Date:2012
Mass (g):7828
Pieces:1
Class:L~6
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:5.08
Classifier:Bart
Type spec mass (g):23.9
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:MNeukamm
Finder:anonymous
Comments:chondrule size 0.5-1.2 mm, avg. 0.8 mm; submitted by Bart
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1307 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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