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Reggane 003
Basic information Name: Reggane 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1989
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 9.5 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 71  (1991)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5782 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)
Data from:
  MB71
  Table 6
  Line 3:
Latitude:25°38'N
Longitude:0°30'E
Mass (g):9500
Pieces:2
Class:H4
Fayalite (mol%):18.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Classifier:J. Otto, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albert-Str.23b, Universitat Freiburg, D-7800 Freiburg, Germany
Type spec location:J. Otto, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albert-Str.23b, Universitat Freiburg, D-7800 Freiburg, Germany
Main mass:finder
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 71, Meteoritics 26, 255-262 (1991)
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Don Edwards   
Michal Kosmulski   
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Dominique INSENGA   
The Wilcox Collection of Meteorites   
Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 38'N, 0° 30'E)
     Recommended::   (25° 38'N, 0° 30'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 142 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 980 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Reggane 016 (From MetBase)

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