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Northwest Africa 4371
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4371
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4371
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 340 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 92  (2007)  H4-imp melt breccia
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6388 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)
Comments: Approved 24 Jul 2007
Data from:
  MB92
  Table 2
  Line 54:
Place of purchase:Munich, Germany
Date:2005
Mass (g):339.7
Pieces:1
Class:H4 Imb
Shock stage:S4-IM
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.1-18.6
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):20.7
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:HSSH
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
HSSH: Hanno Strufe, Langenbergstr. 32, 66954 Pirmasens, Germany; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 92, MAPS 42, 1647-1694 (2007)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8745 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1880 unapproved names)

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