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Aguemour 013
Basic information Name: Aguemour 013
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1993
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 364 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 77  (1994)  L5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6534 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB77
  Table 2
  Line 4:
Latitude:27°34.19'N
Longitude:4°31.53'E
Mass (g):364
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Fayalite (mol%):22.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.7
Classifier:T. Geiger and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:MNB
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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. 77, Meteoritics 29, 891-897 (1994)
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Andreas Grünemeyer Photo added 18 Jan 2017
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 34' 11"N, 4° 31' 32"E)
     Recommended::   (27° 34' 11"N, 4° 31' 32"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.1 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 416 approved meteorites from Tamanghasset, Algeria (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 979 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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