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Northwest Africa 10341
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10341
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10341
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 92 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  R6
Recommended:  R6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites classified as R6.   [show all]
Search for other: Rumuruti chondrites, Rumuruti chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Nov 2015
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Writeup from MB 104:

Northwest Africa 10341 (NWA 10341)

(Northwest Africa)

Purchased: 2015

Classification: Rumuruti chondrite (R6)

Petrography: Fresh dark-grayish interior. A breccia composed of heterogeneously distributed type 6 lithic fragments in a fine-grained clastic groundmass. Ferroan olivine is the dominant mineral phase in clasts and groundmass. Minor phases include albitic feldspar, augite, chromite, pentlandite and pyrrhotite. FeNi metal is virtually absent.

Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2015
Mass (g):92
Pieces:1
Class:R6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):38±0.3 (n=35)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):18.6
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Harald Stehlik
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Stehlik: Harald Stehlik, 1220 Wien, Austria (private address)
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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: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7579 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1969 unapproved names)

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