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Northwest Africa 8210
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 8210
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 8210
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 410 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  LL3
Recommended:  LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 343 approved meteorites classified as LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 22 Feb 2014
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Rissani, Morocco
Date:P 2002
Mass (g):410
Pieces:1
Class:LL3
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1/2
Fayalite (mol%):28±8.7 (range 2.9-32, n=22)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.1±5.2 (range 9.9-22.4, n=28)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21.3
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:chondrule mean diameter is about 1 mm; high chondrule/matrix ratio; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7354 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1958 unapproved names)

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