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Northwest Africa 11139
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 11139
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 11139
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 144.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 677 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 17 Feb 2017
Data from:
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Place of purchase:ebay
Date:P 2015
Mass (g):144.4
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):22.9±7.2 (11.5-33.0, n=25)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.3±6.5 (3.4-23.5, n=17)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.6±1.3 (0.4-4.9, n=17)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):22.5
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Jens Bäumer
Comments:The meteorite was purchased from the meteorite dealer Gary Fujihara at ebay.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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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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