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Tanezrouft 016
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 016
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 016
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 180 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 74  (1993)  H5-6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB74
  Table 7
  Line 7:
Latitude:25°24.22'N
Longitude:0°31.52'E
Mass (g):180
Pieces:1
Class:H5-6
Fayalite (mol%):19.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.3
Classifier:T. Geiger and A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D4400 Munster, Germany. Analysts: T. Geiger and T. Grund
Main mass:Museum fur Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat Invalidenstr. 43 D-1000 Berlin Germany
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 74, Meteoritics 28, 146-153 (1993)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 24' 13"N, 0° 31' 31"E)
     Recommended::   (25° 24' 13"N, 0° 31' 31"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 162 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 1110 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 27 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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