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Northwest Africa 10021
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10021
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10021
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 11.63 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  L5/6
Recommended:  L5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 187 approved meteorites classified as L5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 25 Feb 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Tucson
Date:P 2009
Mass (g):11630
Pieces:many
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):25.5±0.2 (25-26; n=15)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.3±0.7 (21-23; n=15)
Classifier:K. Metzler, IfP
Type spec mass (g):20g
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Stephan Decker, 55430 Oberwesel, Germany
Comments:Submitted by K. Metzler
Institutions
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7308 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1977 unapproved names)

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