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Northwest Africa 5258
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5258
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5258
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 728 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L4/5
Recommended:  L4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 74 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 26 Oct 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2005
Mass (g):728
Pieces:1
Class:L4/5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.8
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):24.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Christian Angerer
Comments: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. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7009 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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