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Northwest Africa 12389
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 12389
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 12389
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 450 g
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Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1715 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 12 Jan 2019
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Place of purchase:Shanghai, China
Date:P 2018 Apr
Mass (g):450
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Fayalite (mol%):25.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.2
Classifier:Peng H. and Zhang S., IGCAS
Type spec mass (g):50
Type spec location:IGCAS
Main mass:Wang Peng
Finder:unknown
Comments:Submitted by Li Shijie
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IGCAS: Institute of Geochemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China (institutional address; updated 27 Mar 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7655 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1972 unapproved names)

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