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Sahara 98660
Basic information Name: Sahara 98660
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: (Sahara)
Mass:help 141 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L3-6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  L3-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3-6
Recommended:  L3-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 51 approved meteorites classified as L3-6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 10
  Line 6:
Latitude:z+0°09'23"
Longitude:w+0°28'17"
Mass (g):141
Pieces:1
Class:L3-6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1/2
Fayalite (mol%):22.9 ( 2-32)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.6 (5-26)
Classifier:A. Bischoff and L. Niemann (Mün)
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:Labenne
Comments:br, sv
Institutions
   and collections
Labenne: 23, rue de Esperance, 75013 Paris, France; Website (private address; updated 29 Aug 2012)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 868 approved meteorites from (Sahara) (plus 1 unapproved name)

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