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Northwest Africa 10824
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10824
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10824
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 539 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7157 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 Sep 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:P 2014
Mass (g):539
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):23.9±0.3 (n=30)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.3±0.6 (n=30)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.5±0.9 (n=30)
Classifier:J. Pape and Å. Rosén, Bern, and A. Pack, UGött
Type spec mass (g):23
Type spec location:Senck
Main mass:Hmani
Comments:Oxygen isotopes (A. Pack, UGött) gave d17O=3.79, d18O=5.04 (all permil SMOW).; submitted by J. Pape
Plots: O isotopes:  
Institutions
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Senck: SENCKENBERG Forschungsinstitut und Naturmuseum Frankfurt Senckenberganlage 25 60325 Frankfurt am Main Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 4 Apr 2011)
Bern: University of Bern, University of Bern, Hochschulstrasse 4, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland (institutional address)
Hmani: A. Hmani Moroccan Imports, 13 rue Jules Hardouin Mansart, 92600 Asnières, France (private address)
UGött: Geowissenschaftliches Museum, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Goldschmidtstr. 3, 37077 Göttingen, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 26 Nov 2020)
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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:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1611 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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