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Northwest Africa 2129
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2129
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2129
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 994 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  CK4
Recommended:  CK4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 104 approved meteorites classified as CK4.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (equilibrated), CK chondrites, CK chondrites (type 4-6), and CV-CK clan chondrites
Comments: Approved 23 Dec 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 2
  Line 19:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:2003
Mass (g):994
Pieces:1
Class:CK4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:Low
Fayalite (mol%):30.3-33.9
Classifier:T. Bunch and J. Wittke, NAU
Type spec mass (g):23.4
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:AHupé
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
AHupé: Adam C. Hupé, 2807 China Cove, Laughlin, NV 89029, United States; Website (private address; updated 29 Jun 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2061 unapproved names)

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