header
  MetSoc Home            Publications            Contacts  
Search the Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Last update: 5 Apr 2020
Search for: Search type: Search limits: Display: Publication:
Names
Text help
Places
Classes
Years
Contains
Starts with
Exact
Sounds like
NonAntarctic
Falls  Non-NWAs
What's new
  in the last:
Limit to approved meteorite names
Search text:  
Northwest Africa 7202
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7202
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7202
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 691 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11278 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 23 Feb 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1672:
Place of purchase:Rich, Morocco
Date:P 28 Jun 2011
Mass (g):691
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.6±0.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.5±0.0
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8±0.0
Magnetic suscept.:4.61
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):23
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:P. Thomas
Comments:Submitted by J. Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
Find references in NASA ADS:
Find references in Google Scholar:
Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

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

Direct link to this page