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Northwest Africa 8274
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 8274
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 8274
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 371 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11283 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 22 Feb 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Anoual
Place of purchase:Erfoud (Morocco)
Date:P 2012 Sep 15
Mass (g):371
Pieces:11
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):25.2±0.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.5±0.0
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.94
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, M. Aboulahris, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):28
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:P. Thomas
Comments:copper grains up to 15 um; submitted by J. Gattacceca
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Anoual, Morocco
     This is 1 of 1481 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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