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Northwest Africa 6537
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6537
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6537
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 180 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  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)
Comments: Approved 16 May 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1412:
Place of purchase:Munich, Germany
Date:P 2009
Mass (g):180
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.4 (7.7-29.1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.5 (5.2-23.1)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):28
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:H. Stehlik
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 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. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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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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