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Northwest Africa 11660
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 11660
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 11660
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 158 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 107  (2018)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1651 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 24 Feb 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Bologna
Date:P 3/2015
Mass (g):158
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):26.1±0.2 (n=8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.9±0.2 (n=8)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:V. Moggi Cecchi, S. Caporali, G. Pratesi, MSN-FI
Type spec mass (g):20.5
Type spec location:MSN-FI
Main mass:Petriccione
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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, MAPS 55, 460-462
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Antonello Petriccione   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7374 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1957 unapproved names)

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