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Northwest Africa 10219
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10219
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10219
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 353 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 712 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 28 Jun 2015
Data from:
  MB104
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Place of purchase:Tucson Show
Date:Unknown
Mass (g):352.7
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):23.8±0.5 (n=19)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.4±1.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1±0.6 (n=13)
Classifier:A. Rubin, J. Breen, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):20.61
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Sean Tutorow
Comments:Many of the low-Ca pyx phenocrysts in chondrules exhibit polysynthetic twinning. Chondrules are very sharp and have a mean size of ~400 µm.; submitted by Sean Tutorow
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1523 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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