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Northwest Africa 2733
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2733
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2733
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 279 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  CO3.6
Recommended:  CO3.6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8 approved meteorites classified as CO3.6.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CM-CO clan chondrites, and CO chondrites
Comments: Approved 25 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 76:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Date:2007
Mass (g):279
Pieces:1
Class:CO3.6
Fayalite (mol%):37.1-44.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):6-9.2
Classifier:Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):26
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Kuyken
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NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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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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