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Northwest Africa 3269
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 3269
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 3269
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 139 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  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)
Comments: Approved 3 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 122:
Place of purchase:NWA
Date:June 2006
Mass (g):139
Pieces:1
Class:L/LL3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Magnetic suscept.:4.46
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):21.8
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Gehler
Comments:Magnetic susceptibility intermediate between L and LL
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)
Gehler: A. Gehler, D-37075 Göttingen, Germany , Germany (private address; updated 10 Jun 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2061 unapproved names)

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