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Northwest Africa 13876
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 13876
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 13876
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2021
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1024 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 110  (2022)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11566 approved meteorites (plus 23 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Mar 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2021 Mar
Mass (g):1024
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.1±0.6 (n=4)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.1±0.4 (n=4)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±0.1 (n=4)
Magnetic suscept.:5.34
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):28
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Polandmet
Comments:Dark brownish fragment without fusion crust. The plagioclase grain size is about 30 µm.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Polandmet: targoniny 30 43445 Dziegielow Poland, Poland; Website (institutional address; updated 7 May 2021)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., McCubbin F.M., Grossman J., Bouvier A., Chabot N.L., D'Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Komatsu M., Miao B., and Schrader D. (2022) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 110. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 1-4
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 9689 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1854 unapproved names)

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