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Northwest Africa 2334
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2334
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2334
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 3.14 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6528 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 3 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 19:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Date:2003
Mass (g):3136
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:4.93
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):23.9
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Köhler
Comments:Breccia of light fragments in dark matrix with melt pools
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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. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1390 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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