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Northwest Africa 5028
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5028
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5028
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 2.45 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  CR2
Recommended:  CR2    [explanation]

This is 1 of 163 approved meteorites classified as CR2.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 2), and CR chondrites
Comments: Approved 6 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 195:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:2007
Mass (g):2445
Pieces:1
Class:CR2
Fayalite (mol%):0.6 ± 0.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):1.5 ± 0.5
Wollastonite (mol%):0.8 ± 0.2
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):22
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Morgan
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6877 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2037 unapproved names)

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