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Northwest Africa 13514
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 13514
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 13514
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2020
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 2.78 kg
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Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7217 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)
Comments: Approved 2 Nov 2020
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2020 Sep
Mass (g):2783
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):25.2±0.3 (n=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.3±0.9 (n=10)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7±0.4 (n=10)
Classifier:Fan yan and Duke, IGCAS
Type spec mass (g):50
Type spec location:IGCAS
Main mass:Wang Weiwei
Comments:Submitted by Li shijie
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IGCAS: Institute of Geochemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China (institutional address; updated 27 Mar 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 1 of 1670 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 23 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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