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Northwest Africa 5823
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5823
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5823
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 780 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5778 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 289:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Date:March 2008
Mass (g):780
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:5.25
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):20.3
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Anon
Institutions
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Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
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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 1394 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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