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Tanezrouft 042
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 042
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 042
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1992
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 800 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 74  (1993)  L3.7
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L3.7
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3.7
Recommended:  L3.7    [explanation]

This is 1 of 51 approved meteorites classified as L3.7.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB74
  Table 7
  Line 17:
Latitude:25°28.10'N
Longitude:0°03.43'E
Mass (g):800
Pieces:5
Class:L3.7
Fayalite (mol%):21.8±4.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.4±5.9
Classifier:T. Geiger and A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D4400 Munster, Germany. Analysts: T. Geiger and T. Grund
Main mass:Museum fur Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat Invalidenstr. 43 D-1000 Berlin Germany
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 74, Meteoritics 28, 146-153 (1993)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 28' 6"N, 0° 3' 26"E)
     Recommended::   (25° 28' 6"N, 0° 3' 26"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.1 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 162 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 1088 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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