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Northwest Africa 10351
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10351
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10351
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1627 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 620 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 3 Oct 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, France
Date:P June 2015
Mass (g):1627
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.7±6.8 (3.3-23.8, n=36)
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.5±7.5 (0.6-23.1, n=34)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±1.5 (0.2-4.7, n=34)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):27.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Hanno Strufe
Comments:Well-developed chondritic texture, with chondrules of various types about 0.3 in diameter in a fine-grained matrix of chondrule and mineral fragments and FeNi metal.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
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. 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 7385 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1955 unapproved names)

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