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Northwest Africa 1468
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1468
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1468
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 167 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H5/6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 8
  Line 90:
Place of purchase:Sainte-Marie
Date:P Jun 2002
Mass (g):167
Pieces:1
Class:H5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3/4
Fayalite (mol%):19
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec mass (g):21
Comments:calc. v.
Institutions
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7885 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1958 unapproved names)

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