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Sahara 98216
Basic information Name: Sahara 98216
     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 12 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L3-5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 17 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L3-5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 19 May 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
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Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:1998
Mass (g):12.0
Pieces:1
Class:L3-5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):21.7± 8.8 (n=18)
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.4± 7.4 (n=14)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7± 0.4 (n=5)
Classifier:K. Klemm and A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):1.6
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Labenne
Comments:Br, SV. Rock with different lithologies, the type 5 clasts have equilibrated olivine with Fa25.0±1.1.; submitted by Klemm K.
Institutions
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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)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 868 approved meteorites from (Sahara) (plus 1 unapproved name)

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