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Adrar Yaouelt
Basic information Name: Adrar Yaouelt
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Niger
Mass:help 2.73 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9646 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 1
  Line 2:
Date:24 Oct 2002
Latitude:17°40.792'N
Longitude:10°02.102'E
Mass (g):2730
Pieces:2
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.9
Classifier:M. Bourot-Denise, MNHNP
Type spec mass (g):41.9
Main mass:A. Goueslain and J. L. Parodi
Institutions
   and collections
MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Niger
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (17° 40' 48"N, 10° 2' 6"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 47 approved meteorites from Agadez, Niger
     This is 1 of 60 approved meteorites from Niger (plus 4 unapproved names)
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