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Northwest Africa 4967
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4967
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4967
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 689 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  CO3.2
Recommended:  CO3.2    [explanation]

This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites classified as CO3.2.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CM-CO clan chondrites, and CO chondrites
Comments: Approved 25 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 190:
Origin or pseudonym:Algeria
Date:2007
Mass (g):689
Pieces:2
Class:CO3.2
Fayalite (mol%):2.1-63
Classifier:Bunch and Wittke, NAU
Type spec mass (g):20.2
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Cimala
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Chris Spratt Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Mirko Graul Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Piotr gural100 Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Samuel Wanderley   
Woreczko Jan & Wadi Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8495 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1899 unapproved names)

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