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Northwest Africa 2196
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2196
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2196
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 141.7 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  CR2
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CR2
Recommended:  CR2    [explanation]

This is 1 of 162 approved meteorites classified as CR2.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 2), and CR chondrites
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 129:
Mass (g):141.7
Pieces:1
Class:CR2
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):1.0-2.4
Classifier:A. Rubin,
Type spec mass (g):24.1
Type spec location:UCLA
Institutions
   and collections
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. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2061 unapproved names)

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