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Northwest Africa 8111
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 8111
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 8111
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2013
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 280 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  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 27 Mar 2015
Data from:
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Place of purchase:St.Marie aux Mines, France
Date:P 2013
Mass (g):280
Pieces:1
Class:LL3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.9±10.4 (0.7-26.9, n=23)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.8±6 (3.9-22.3, n=19)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):24.6
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Harald Stehlik
Comments:chondrule diameter about 0.7 mm; low metal content; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Stehlik: Harald Stehlik, 1220 Wien, Austria (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/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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