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Northwest Africa 11634
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 11634
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 11634
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 527 g
Classification
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Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 678 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 24 Jan 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Hamburg, Germany
Date:P 2017
Mass (g):527
Pieces:4
Class:L3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.4±2.8 (15.5-28.8, n=22)
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.4±6.5 (2.4-19.9, n=35)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.0±0.7 (0.3-3.5, n=35)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):20.6
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Hanno Strufe
Comments:mean chondrule diameter is about 0.6 mm; 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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6984 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2008 unapproved names)

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