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Northwest Africa 2819
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2819
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2819
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 80 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  Howardite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Howardite
Recommended:  Howardite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 376 approved meteorites classified as Howardite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, HED achondrites, and Howardites
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 376:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Place of purchase:Zagora
Date:2003
Mass (g):80
Pieces:1
Class:How
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W0
Classifier:J. Schl├╝ter, Ham
Type spec mass (g):16.2
Main mass:H. Burkard, Bonn and I. Herkstroeter, Hamburg
Institutions
   and collections
Burkard: Horst Burkard, Bonn, Germany (private address)
Ham: Mineralogisches Museum, Universit├Ąt of Hamburg, Grindelallee 48, D-20146 Hamburg, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 22 Feb 2013)
Herkstroeter: Ingo Herkstroeter, Hamburg, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1460 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 21 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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