header
  MetSoc Home            Publications            Contacts  
Search the Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Last update: 16 Nov 2019
Search for: Search type: Search limits: Display: Publication:
Names
Text help
Places
Classes
Years
Contains
Starts with
Exact
Sounds like
NonAntarctic
Falls  Non-NWAs
What's new
  in the last:
Limit to approved meteorite names
Search text:  
Tanezrouft 063
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 063
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 063
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 1135 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  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:
  MB88
  Table 6
  Line 25:
Date:Nov 2002
Latitude:25°11'45"N
Longitude:0°14'12"E
Mass (g):1135
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4/5
Fayalite (mol%):17.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6
Classifier:E. Dransart, EMTT
Type spec mass (g):20.2
Type spec location:MNHNP
Main mass:private collectors, 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)
EMTT: Etudes Métallurgiques et de Traitement Thermique, Parc du Chater-Bât. B, 1, avenue du Chater, 69340 Francheville, France (institutional address)
Beroud: F. Beroud, Chatel-Guyon, France; Website (private address)
Boucher: C. Boucher, Lyon, France (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
Find references in NASA ADS:
Find references in Google Scholar:
Photos:
CreditPhotos
Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Meteoriteshow   
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 11' 45"N, 0° 14' 12"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 142 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 979 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
Proximity search:
Find nearby meteorites: enter search radius (km):

Direct link to this page