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Northwest Africa 10190
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10190
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10190
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 632 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  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 5 Jun 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Dresden, Germany
Date:P 2005
Mass (g):632
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S6
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.4±0.4 (n=19)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.7±0.5 (n=22)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):23.0
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Gotenburg Sternwarte, Martin Dietrich, Augustusweg 101, 01445 Radebeul, Germany
Comments:The meteorite contains ringwoodite inside and along shock melt veins. Plagioclase grain size about 70 µm.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Catalogs:
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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