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Northwest Africa 2214
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2214
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2214
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 340 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  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
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 2
  Line 73:
Place of purchase:Denver, Colorado
Mass (g):340
Pieces:1
Class:CO3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):21.7 ± 19.2
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:ROM
Comments:Oriented, low-Ca pyx Fs1.6Wo0.65
Institutions
   and collections
ROM: Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6, Canada (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2011)
UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7009 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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