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Northwest Africa 12325
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 12325
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 12325
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 228 g
Classification
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10991 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Nov 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2018
Mass (g):228
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.7±0.4 (n=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.0±0.5 (n=13)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4±0.2 (n=13)
Magnetic suscept.:4.66
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):33.7
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Franco Vignato
Comments:plagioclase grain size about 60 µm; Brownish individual with some fusion crust.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7005 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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