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Northwest Africa 2199
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2199
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2199
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 2 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H
Recommended:  H    [explanation]

This is 1 of 104 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, Ordinary chondrites
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 132:
Date:Jan 2002
Mass (g):2000
Pieces:1
Class:H
Shock stage:S6
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.6
Classifier:A. Rubin,
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:UCLA
Comments:Melt breccia
Institutions
   and collections
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. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6984 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2008 unapproved names)

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