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Sahara 99331
Basic information Name: Sahara 99331
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: (Sahara)
Mass:help 590 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  L4-5
Recommended:  L4-5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 27 approved meteorites 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 2 Apr 2017
Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
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Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:1999
Mass (g):590.0
Pieces:1
Class:L4-5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):22.4±0.2 (n=20)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.3±0.4 (n=20)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9±0.1 (n=20)
Classifier:K. Klemm and A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):18.9
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Labenne
Comments:br, sv, contains fragments of different petrologic type; type spec requirement waived; submitted by Ebert S.
Institutions
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Labenne: 23, rue de Esperance, 75013 Paris, France; Website (private address; updated 29 Aug 2012)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 868 approved meteorites from (Sahara) (plus 1 unapproved name)

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