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Northwest Africa 007
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 007
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 007
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 15 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  LL5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3121 approved meteorites classified as LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 9
  Line 7:
Origin or pseudonym:Bonkzhy
Place of purchase:Tagounite
Latitude:29°55'N
Longitude:5°35'W
Mass (g):15
Pieces:2
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S5
Weathering grade:W0
Fayalite (mol%):27.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.3
Classifier:S. Afanasiev and M. Ivanova (Vernad)
Type spec location:Vernad
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (29° 55'N, 5° 35'W)
     Recommended::   (29° 55'N, 5° 35'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 73 approved meteorites from Souss-Massa-Draâ, Morocco (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1370 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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