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Northwest Africa 2466
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2466
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2466
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 446 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H3-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3-6
Recommended:  H3-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 68 approved meteorites classified as H3-6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 262:
Place of purchase:Sainte Marie
Date:Jun 2004
Mass (g):446
Pieces:1
Class:H3-6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19±4.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):13±5.5
Classifier:A. Bischoff, A. Sokol, M. Niemeier, Mün
Type spec mass (g):38
Comments:sv, br
Institutions
   and collections
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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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 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2047 unapproved names)

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