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Northwest Africa 6531
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6531
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6531
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 100 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  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 13 Sep 2013
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Munich, Germany
Date:P 2009
Mass (g):100
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.2±3.7 (7.2-25.3, n=25)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8±4.6 (3.9-17.7, n=32)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):28.0
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Harald Stehlik
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Stehlik: Harald Stehlik, 1220 Wien, Austria (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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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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