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Northwest Africa 4361
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4361
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4361
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 255 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 28 Mar 2007
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 2
  Line 320:
Place of purchase:Efround, Morocco
Date:2005
Mass (g):254.5
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):0.2-22.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):7.4-13.2
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):23.1
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:HSSH
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
HSSH: Hanno Strufe, Langenbergstr. 32, 66954 Pirmasens, Germany; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7005 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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