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Acfer 043
Basic information Name: Acfer 043
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1989
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 120 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 77  (1994)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5767 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 77:

Acfer 043

Aguemour, Algeria

Found 1989 November

Ordinary chondrite (H4)

A single stone of 121 g was found. Type specimen, classification, analysis (olivine Fa18.4, pyroxene Fs15.9), and information: G. Kurat, Naturhistorisches Museum, P. O. Box 417, A-1014 Vienna, Austria. Main mass, G. Stangl, Graz, Austria.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 77, Meteoritics 29, 891-897 (1994)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 31'N, 3° 55'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 31'N, 3° 55'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 416 approved meteorites from Tamanghasset, Algeria (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 961 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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