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Northwest Africa 10877
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10877
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10877
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 145 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  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)
Comments: Approved 27 Sep 2016
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2016
Mass (g):145
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):16.8±2.7 (11.9-18.6, n=16)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.3±4.1 (5.3-23.0, n=41)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7±0.4 (0.2-1.7, n=41)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):25.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Harald Stehlik
Comments:chondrule mean diameter about 0.3 mm; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Stehlik: Harald Stehlik, 1220 Wien, Austria (private address)
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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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