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Northwest Africa 5276
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5276
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5276
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1289 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  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 17 May 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1211:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2006
Mass (g):1289
Pieces:1
Class:L3-6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):15.2-25.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):10.1-21.1
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):33.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Christian Anger
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
Anger: Christian Anger, Korngasse 6, 2405 Bad Deutsch-Altenburg, Austria; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2061 unapproved names)

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