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Northwest Africa 6351
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6351
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6351
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1123 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  Diogenite-olivine┬á
Recommended:  Diogenite-olivine    [explanation]

This is 1 of 12 approved meteorites classified as Diogenite-olivine.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Diogenites, and HED achondrites
Comments: Approved 19 Sep 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1360:
Origin or pseudonym:Northwest Africa
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:P 2010 Aug
Mass (g):1123
Pieces:6
Class:Diogenite-olivine
Weathering grade:very low
Fayalite (mol%):26.4-33.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):64.0-65.0
Wollastonite (mol%):2.7
Classifier:A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS
Type spec mass (g):20.7
Type spec location:UWS
Main mass:S. Ralew
Comments:SR10-11; paired with NWA 5480; submitted by A. Irving
Institutions
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UWS: University of Washington, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, 70 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 15 Jan 2012)
Ralew: Stefan Ralew, Kunibertstra├če 29, 12524 Berlin, Germany; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7009 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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