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Northwest Africa 10356
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10356
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10356
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 7.29 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H-melt breccia
Recommended:  H-melt breccia    [explanation]

This is 1 of 26 approved meteorites classified as H-melt breccia.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Melted chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 5 Nov 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, France
Date:P June 2015
Mass (g):7290
Pieces:1
Class:H-melt breccia
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19.2±0.5 (n=17)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.9±0.6 (n=20)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):24.4
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Hanno Strufe
Comments:Fresh grayish meteorite with chondrules, chondrule fragments and melted and recrystallized regions with abundant FeNi metal and sulfide spherules. Crosscut by shock melt veins.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2047 unapproved names)

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