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Northwest Africa 5821
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5821
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5821
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 264 g
Classification
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Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  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 3 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 287:
Origin or pseudonym:Algeria/Morocco
Date:2007
Mass (g):264
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:4.90
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):20.0
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Bilet
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Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

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

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