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Northwest Africa 5211
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5211
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5211
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 276 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  CK
Recommended:  CK    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites classified as CK.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, CK chondrites, and CV-CK clan chondrites
Comments: Approved 25 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 224:
Origin or pseudonym:Morocco
Date:2007
Mass (g):276
Pieces:1
Class:CK
Fayalite (mol%):33.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):27.3
Wollastonite (mol%):0.6
Classifier:Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):20.2
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Gregory
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
Gregory: David Gregory, 230 First Avenue, Suite 108, St. Thomas, Ontario N5R 4P5, Canada (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6900 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2035 unapproved names)

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