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Northwest Africa 3015
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3015
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3015
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 986 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  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:
  MB88
  Table 4
  Line 193:
Date:2002
Mass (g):986
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19.7 PMD 8.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.6
Classifier:S. Afanasiev and N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):38
Type spec location:Vernad
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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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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