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Tanezrouft 049
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 049
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 049
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1992
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 56 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 74  (1993)  H6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6205 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB74
  Table 7
  Line 18:
Latitude:25°17.57'N
Longitude:0°12.66'E
Mass (g):56
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.9
Classifier:T. Geiger and A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D4400 Munster, Germany. Analysts: T. Geiger and T. Grund
Main mass:Museum fur Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat Invalidenstr. 43 D-1000 Berlin Germany
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 74, Meteoritics 28, 146-153 (1993)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 17' 34"N, 0° 12' 40"E)
     Recommended::   (25° 17' 34"N, 0° 12' 40"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 42.5 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 163 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 1133 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 27 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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