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Northwest Africa 10160
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10160
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10160
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 211 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  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 23 May 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Agadir, Morocco
Date:P 2014 Nov 22
Mass (g):211
Pieces:5
Class:LL6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):28.3±0.0 (N=4)
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.2±0.1 (N=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6±0.0
Magnetic suscept.:3.77
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, H. Pourkhorsandi, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):22.6
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:R. Lenssen
Comments:Six stones almost entirely covered by fusion crust. Brecciated and strongly recrystallized, with igneous clasts.; 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. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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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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