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Northwest Africa 11315
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 11315
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 11315
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 198.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  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 9 Jun 2017
Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Morocco
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:P Mar 2016
Mass (g):198.6
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):26.6±0.9 (n=7)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.8±0.7 (n=6)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4±0.1;
Classifier:V. Moggi Cecchi, S. Caporali, G. Pratesi, MSN-FI
Type spec mass (g):20.7
Type spec location:MSN-FI
Main mass:Mimaghador
Comments:Submitted by Vanni Moggi Cecchi
Institutions
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MSN-FI: MUSEO DI STORIA NATURALE DELL'UNIVERSITA' DEGLI STUDI DI FIRENZE Via Giorgio La Pira, 4 – 50121 FIRENZE, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 14 Jan 2015)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 21 approved meteorites from Morocco, (Northwest Africa)
     This is 1 of 7009 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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