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Northwest Africa 3121
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3121
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3121
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 164 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2788 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 462:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:2003
Mass (g):164
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):28
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.3
Classifier:
Type spec mass (g):20.1
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1466 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 21 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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