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Sahara 98065
Basic information Name: Sahara 98065
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: (Sahara)
Mass:help 100 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1715 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 31 Mar 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
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Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:1998
Mass (g):100.0
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):22.9±0.3 (n=8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.8±1.0 (n=9)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7±0.3 (n=9)
Classifier:K. Klemm and A Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):17.2
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Labenne
Comments:SV; submitted by Klemm K.
Institutions
   and collections
IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Labenne: 23, rue de Esperance, 75013 Paris, France; Website (private address; updated 29 Aug 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1036 approved meteorites from (Sahara) (plus 1 unapproved name)

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