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Northwest Africa 7407
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7407
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7407
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 136.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6696 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Aug 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Purchased from Ali Oulmaleh
Date:P Dec 2010
Mass (g):136.2
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):22.7±0.2 (n=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6 (n=5)
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Utas
Finder:anonymous
Comments:A single completely fusion-crusted stone was recovered.; submitted by JUtas
Institutions
   and collections
UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
JUtas: Jason Utas, United States (private address; updated 8 Jun 2010)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1459 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 21 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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