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Northwest Africa 054
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 054
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 054
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 305 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  LL5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3132 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:
  MB85
  Table 4
  Line 22:
Origin or pseudonym:Bouanane
Place of purchase:
Latitude:32°03'N
Longitude:3°02'W
Mass (g):305
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):32
Ferrosilite (mol%):26
Classifier:A. Bischoff and L. Niemann (Mün)
Main mass:JNMC
Institutions
   and collections
JNMC: jnmczurich, P.O. Box 208, CH-8155 Niederhasli, Switzerland; Website (private address; updated 4 Feb 2014)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (32° 3'N, 3° 2'W)
     Recommended::   (32° 3'N, 3° 2'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 10 approved meteorites from Oriental, Morocco
     This is 1 of 1386 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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