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Marsa Alam 011
Basic information Name: Marsa Alam 011
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: MA 011
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Egypt
Mass:help 75.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6538 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 13 Apr 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Bahr al Ahmar
Date:12 Jan 2015
Latitude:25°6.01'N
Longitude:34°50.71'E
Mass (g):75.6
Pieces:3
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.4
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):17.2
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. T. V. Kryachko, bredfield@mail.ru
Comments:Field name OTR; 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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Timur Kryachko   
Geography:

Egypt
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 6' 1"N, 34° 50' 43"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 30 approved meteorites from Al Bahr al Ahmar, Egypt
     This is 1 of 80 approved meteorites from Egypt (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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