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Northwest Africa 6739
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6739
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6739
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 133.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H~5
Recommended:  H~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 174 approved meteorites classified as H~5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 5 Nov 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1506:
Place of purchase:e-Bay
Date:P 2010
Mass (g):133.4
Pieces:1
Class:H~5
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:5.17
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):20.0
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Bart
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Chondrules up 1 mm in a recrystallized matrix; submitted by Bartoschewitz
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Weiland 37, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 30 Nov 2019)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7308 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1977 unapproved names)

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