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Tanezrouft 010
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 010
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 010
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 2.5 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 72  (1992)  L(LL)3
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L/LL3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L/LL3
Recommended:  L/LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 30 approved meteorites classified as L/LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 3), LL chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB72
  Table 12
  Line 1:
Latitude:26°4.39'N
Longitude:0°22.10'E
Mass (g):2500
Pieces:58
Class:L(LL)3
Fayalite (mol%):21.8 ± 9.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.0 ± 8.3
Classifier:classification and information, A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D-4400 Munster, Germany. Analysts: A. Bischoff, W. Beckerling, M. Endress, T. Geiger, T. Grund
Main mass:finder
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 72, Meteoritics 27, 109-117 (1992)
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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (26° 4' 23"N, 0° 22' 6"E)
     Recommended::   (26° 4' 23"N, 0° 22' 6"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 142 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 964 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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