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Northwest Africa 5136
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5136
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5136
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 223 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  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)
Comments: Approved 19 Jul 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1207:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2007
Mass (g):223.2
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S2/3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):31
Ferrosilite (mol%):26
Wollastonite (mol%):2
Classifier:A. Sarafian and R.S. Harris, GSU
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:AMSA
Main mass:Gheesling
Comments:The main mass was purchased from Aziz Habibi (Erfoud, Morocco) by Dave Gheesling.; submitted by Harris, R. Scott
Institutions
   and collections
AMSA: Australian Museum, 6 College Street, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2011)
GSU: Department of Geosciences, Georgia State University, 24 Peachtree Center Ave., Suite 340, Atlanta, GA 30303, United States (institutional address; updated 19 Jul 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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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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