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Northwest Africa 514
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 514
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 514
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 2.47 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9639 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 4
  Line 147:
Origin or pseudonym:M'hamid
Place of purchase:Agadir
Date:1999
Latitude:~30°08'N
Longitude:~6°53'W
Mass (g):2472
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.5
Classifier:A. Bischoff (Mün) and R. Bartoschewitz (Bart)
Type spec mass (g):94
Main mass:J. Neu
Institutions
   and collections
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Neu: No contact information provided. (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 8'N, 6° 53'W)
     Recommended::   (30° 8'N, 6° 53'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites from Guelmim-Es-Semara, Morocco (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1390 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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