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Northwest Africa 11627
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 11627
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 11627
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 68.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 107  (2018)  L4/5
Recommended:  L4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 77 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 24 Jan 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Tucson (Said Haddenany)
Date:P Jan 2014
Mass (g):68.82
Pieces:1
Class:L4/5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.9 (by X-ray diffraction, ±1 mol% Fa)
Classifier:S. Yokoyama, ROM
Type spec mass (g):16
Type spec location:ROM
Main mass:DGregory
Comments:ROM Number LM57455, formerly DGR01114; Readily delineated chondrules, some undulatory extinction, very minor mosaicism and very little oxidation; submitted by V. Di Cecco, ROM
Institutions
   and collections
ROM: Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6, Canada (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2011)
DGregory: David Gregory, 230 First Avenue, Suite 108, St. Thomas, Ontario N5R 4P5, Canada (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, MAPS 55, 460-462
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7328 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1973 unapproved names)

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