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Northwest Africa 11882
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 11882
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 11882
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1200 g
Classification
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Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 366 approved meteorites classified as LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 8 Jul 2018
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Zagora
Date:P 2018
Mass (g):1200
Pieces:many
Class:LL4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):29.1±0.2 (N=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.7±0.3 (N=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.09
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):22
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Jean Redelsperger
Comments:work name JR051; Bought from Mohamed Elguirah in Zagora in 2018. Gray stones, some with fusion crust. Millimeter-sized chondrules are visible on broken surfaces.; submitted by Gattacceca
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7187 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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