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Northwest Africa 2187
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2187
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2187
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 308 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  CO3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CO3
Recommended:  CO3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 523 approved meteorites classified as CO3 .   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CM-CO clan chondrites, and CO chondrites
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 124:
Place of purchase:St. Marie
Date:2002
Mass (g):308
Pieces:1
Class:CO3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18±18
Ferrosilite (mol%):4±2
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec mass (g):25
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7027 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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