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Northwest Africa 11037
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 11037
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 11037
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 100 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2749 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 30 Dec 2016
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Writeup from MB 105:

Northwest Africa 11037 (NWA 11037)

(Northwest Africa)

Purchased: 2016

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL6)

History: One stone of 100.0 g was purchased in 2016 by Sergey Vasiliev in Ensisheim

Physical characteristics: On the cut surface, the rock shows a brecciated texture with abundant shock veins.

Petrography: (Addi Bischoff, Samuel Ebert). In polished thin section the recrystallized texture of the fragments is visible. Abundant shock veins are present.

Specimens: 20.6 g including a polished thin section are at the IfP. Sergey Vasiliev holds the main mass.

Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Place of purchase:Ensisheim
Date:P 2016
Mass (g):100
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):31.8 ± 0.5 (n= 5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.4 ± 0.2 (n=4)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8 ± 0.1 (n=4)
Classifier:K. Klemm, A. Bischoff, S. Ebert, IfP
Type spec mass (g):20.6
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Sergey Vasiliev
Finder:unknown
Comments:Comment: breccia, shock veins. Sample-number: SV2016.08.24-01, submitted by Samuel Ebert; submitted by Samuel Ebert
Institutions
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
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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Sergey Vasiliev   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6877 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2037 unapproved names)

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