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Northwest Africa 7754
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7754
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7754
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 305 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  CK5
Recommended:  CK5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 162 approved meteorites classified as CK5.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (equilibrated), CK chondrites, CK chondrites (type 4-6), and CV-CK clan chondrites
Comments: Approved 21 Apr 2013
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2012
Mass (g):305
Pieces:1
Class:CK5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):29.0±0.6 (28.0-31.0, n=30)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB; Knut Metzler, IfP
Type spec mass (g):21.0
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Tomek Jakubowski
Comments:The greenish to grayish colored rock consists of poorly defined chondrules set in a fine-grained matrix. Opaque phases are mostly Cr-bearing magnetite.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7374 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1957 unapproved names)

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