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Northwest Africa 13404
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 13404
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 13404
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 3.8 kg
Classification
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11584 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 8 Aug 2020
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Writeup from MB 109:

Northwest Africa 13404 (NWA 13404)

Laayoune, Morocco

Find: 2019

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca) highly recrystallized chondrite with triple junctions.

Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Laayoune
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:2019
Mass (g):3800
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W2/3
Magnetic suscept.:4.50
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):145
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:anonymous
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name MZA19; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Laayoune, Morocco
     This is 1 of 1676 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 25 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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