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Northwest Africa 10400
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10400
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10400
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 12.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10565 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 22 Feb 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Casablanca
Date:P Sep 2014
Mass (g):12.6
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):3.55
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. A. V. Kocherov, kocherov.andrey@gmail.com
Comments:Field name TURSM; analyst N.N. Kononkova (Vernad); submitted by C. A. Lorenz
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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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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