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Northwest Africa 6684
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6684
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6684
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 39 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  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)
Comments: Approved 16 Dec 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1480:
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:P 2010
Mass (g):39
Pieces:1
Class:H3-6
Shock stage:S1-S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18 (9-25)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:V. Moggi Cecchi, G. Pratesi, S. Caporali, MSP
Type spec mass (g):8
Type spec location:MSP
Main mass:Unknown
Comments:Olivine mean in H6 portion=Fa20; Olivine PMD in H3 portion=30; submitted by Vanni Moggi Cecchi
Institutions
   and collections
MSP: Museo di Scienze Planetarie, Via Galcianese 20/H, 59100 Prato, Italy, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 5 Mar 2014)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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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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