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Northwest Africa 2541
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2541
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2541
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 42.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  L5/6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5/6
Recommended:  L5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 175 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)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 326:
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:P Jun 2002
Mass (g):42.6
Pieces:1
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24
Ferrosilite (mol%):20
Classifier:A. Bischoff, A. Sokol, M. Niemeier Mün
Type spec mass (g):9.3
Main mass:HSSH
Institutions
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HSSH: Hanno Strufe, Langenbergstr. 32, 66954 Pirmasens, Germany; Website (private address)
Mün: 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. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7035 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2000 unapproved names)

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