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Northwest Africa 6735
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6735
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6735
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 44 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L/LL4
Recommended:  L/LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 20 approved meteorites classified as L/LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 4-7), LL chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 12 Aug 2012
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Northwest Africa 6735 (NWA 6735)

(Northwest Africa)

Purchased: 2010 Apr

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L/LL4)

Geochemistry: Breccia. Fs19Wo12, An10Or2. Chromite Al2O3 = 5.2-5.8, TiO2 = 1.8-3.0, MgO = 2.4-2.9; kamacite Ni=5.5, Co=3.2 (wt%).

Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:ebay
Date:P 2010 Apr
Mass (g):44.0
Pieces:1
Class:L/LL4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):26.4 (25.6-27.8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.5 (21.1-30.6)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2-2.2
Magnetic suscept.:3.73
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart; P. Appel, B. Mader, Kiel
Type spec mass (g):8.8
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Bart
Finder:anonymous
Comments: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, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6968 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2012 unapproved names)

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