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Northwest Africa 2133
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2133
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2133
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 120 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  R3.7
Recommended:  R3.7    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites classified as R3.7.   [show all]
Search for other: Rumuruti chondrites, Rumuruti chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 23 Dec 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 2
  Line 23:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:2003
Mass (g):120
Pieces:1
Class:R3.7
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:low
Fayalite (mol%):39.3-41.9
Classifier:T. Bunch and J. Wittke, NAU
Type spec mass (g):21.6
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:TBoswell
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
TBoswell: Joshua Tree Earth and Space Museum, P.O. Box 101, Lakeville, IN 46536 , United States (private address; updated 3 Jan 2010)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6877 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2037 unapproved names)

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