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Northwest Africa 10365
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10365
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10365
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 328 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2740 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 4 Oct 2015
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Writeup from MB 104:

Northwest Africa 10365 (NWA 10365)

(Northwest Africa)

Purchased: 2015 May

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL6)

History: Purchased by Fabien Kuntz in May 2015 from a dealer in Erfoud, Morocco.

Petrography: (A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS) Mostly recrystallized with rare relict chondrules.

Geochemistry: Olivine (Fa30.6-30.8, N = 3), orthopyroxene (Fs24.2-24.4Wo1.5-1.2, N = 3), augite (Fs9.2-10.0Wo43.7-44.8, N = 2).

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL6).

Specimens: 23.66 g including one polished thin section at PSF; main mass with Kuntz.

Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:P 2015 May
Mass (g):328.23
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):30.6-30.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.2-24.4
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5-1.2
Classifier:A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS
Type spec mass (g):23.66
Type spec location:PSF
Main mass:Kuntz
Comments:K272; submitted by A. Irving
Institutions
   and collections
PSF: Planetary Studies Foundation,10 Winterwood Lane, Unit B, Galena, Illinois 61036-9283, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 1 Dec 2011)
UWS: University of Washington, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, 70 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 15 Jan 2012)
Kuntz: Fabien Kuntz, France; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
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: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2061 unapproved names)

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