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Tanezrouft 055
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 055
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 055
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 251 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  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:
  MB87
  Table 5
  Line 28:
Date:16 May 2002
Latitude:25°24'N
Longitude:0°25'E
Mass (g):251.4
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Classifier:B. Devouard and J.-L. Devidal, UBP, and B. Zanda, MNHNP
Type spec mass (g):21.0
Type spec location:MNHNP
Main mass:F. Beroud and C. Boucher
Finder:F. Beroud and C. Boucher
Institutions
   and collections
MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
Beroud: F. Beroud, Chatel-Guyon, France; Website (private address)
Boucher: C. Boucher, Lyon, France (private address)
UBP: Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 24'N, 0° 25'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 142 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 978 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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