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Northwest Africa 742
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 742
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 742
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 17 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H3.8
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H3.8
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3.8
Recommended:  H3.8    [explanation]

This is 1 of 78 approved meteorites classified as H3.8.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 6
  Line 25:
Origin or pseudonym:-
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:Aug 2000
Mass (g):17.0
Pieces:1
Class:H3.8
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.0
Classifier:A. Rubin (UCLA)
Type spec mass (g):3.5
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Hartman
Institutions
   and collections
UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Hartman: The R. N. Hartman Collection, 20687-2 Amar Rd., Walnut, CA 91789 , United States; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6900 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2035 unapproved names)

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