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Northwest Africa 5392
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5392
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5392
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 188.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H4
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 11 Jun 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1241:
Place of purchase:Bruegg, Switzerland
Date:P 2007
Mass (g):188.2
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1/2
Fayalite (mol%):17.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.2±4.4, n=37, range 2.9-16.4
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):23.4
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Marc Jost
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Coordinates:Unknown.

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

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