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Sueilila
Basic information Name: Sueilila
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Western Sahara
Mass:help 13.27 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 92  (2007)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2801 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 24 Jul 2007
Data from:
  MB92
  Table 1
  Line 21:
State/Prov/County:Sueilila, Mauritania (see IGN Map 1/1000
Date:10-Feb-2005
Latitude:24°38.18'N
Longitude:14°42.98'W
Mass (g):13266
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):25.70±0.28
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.86±0.48
Classifier:M. Bourot-Denise, MNHNP
Type spec mass (g):61
Type spec location:MNHNP
Main mass:Goueslain and Parodi
Institutions
   and collections
MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 92, MAPS 42, 1647-1694 (2007)
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Geography:

Western Sahara
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 38' 11"N, 14° 42' 59"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 37 approved meteorites from Rio de Oro, Western Sahara
     This is 1 of 227 approved meteorites from Western Sahara (plus 19 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Sueilila 001 (Existing meteorite in new DCA)

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