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Northwest Africa 3068
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3068
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3068
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 147.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  L3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 709 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 415:
Origin or pseudonym:Tagounite
Date:2002
Mass (g):147.8
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1/2
Fayalite (mol%):11.8 (0.8-27.8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):9.8 (3.3-17.3)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB and M. Kurz
Type spec mass (g):20
Main mass:C. Anger, Austria
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Anger: Christian Anger, Korngasse 6, 2405 Bad Deutsch-Altenburg, Austria; Website (private address)
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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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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