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Northwest Africa 4002
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4002
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 93.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (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)
Comments: Approved 3 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 2
  Line 224:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:2004
Mass (g):93.8
Pieces:1
Class:L3-6
Shock stage:S3-6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.3-24.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):12.5-21.2
Classifier:K. R. Carroll under the mentorship of M. Hutson
Type spec mass (g):92.7
Type spec location:CML
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 90, MAPS 41, 1383-1418 (2006)
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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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