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Northwest Africa 10924
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10924
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10924
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 264 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  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 14 Nov 2016
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2016
Mass (g):264.0
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):13.1±8.9 (0.7-30.9, n=49)
Ferrosilite (mol%):10.9±7.1 (2.9-26.9, n=28)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±1.4 (0.3-4.6, n=28)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):25.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Philippe Schmitt-Kopplin
Comments:Chondrule mean diameter ~0.7 mm. The meteorite was bought in 2016 from Med Lamine, Morocco.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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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. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/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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