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Nova 027
Basic information Name: Nova 027
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (unknown)
Mass:help 120 kg
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  Iron, IAB-MG    [explanation]

This is 1 of 112 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-MG.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Comments: Approved 30 Jun 2018
Writeuphelp
Writeup from MB 107:

Nova 027

(unknown)

Purchased: 2005

Classification: Iron meteorite (IAB-MG)

History: Purportedly found in Arispe, Baja California, Mexico. Presented to UCLA by P. Utas in 2005.

Geochemistry: (J.T. Wasson, UCLA): INAA data (average of two samples), Ni = 65.6, Co = 4.54 (both mg/g), Ga = 90.9, As = 11.3, W = 1.37, Ir = 3.54, Au = 1.465 (all µg/g).

Classification: Iron, IAB main group. Probably paired with Campo del Cielo.

Specimens: Type specimen at UCLA.

Data from:
  MB107
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Date:P 2005
Mass (g):120 kg
Pieces:1
Class:Iron, IAB-MG
Classifier:J.T. Wasson, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):1680
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:unknown
Comments:Submitted by J.T. Wasson
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 29 approved meteorites from (unknown) (plus 15 unapproved names)

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