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Northwest Africa 1806
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1806
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1806
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 40 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  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)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 8
  Line 294:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Date:2002
Mass (g):40.01
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.2 (0.4-84.2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):9.7 (1.2-27.9)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB and M. Kurz, Kurz
Type spec mass (g):8.3
Comments:br
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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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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