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Northwest Africa 4106
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4106
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4106
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 54.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  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)
Comments: Approved 28 Mar 2007
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 2
  Line 183:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:2004
Mass (g):54.5
Pieces:1
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.6
Classifier:A. Greshake and M. Kurz, MNB
Type spec mass (g):14.6
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Anger
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Anger: Christian Anger, Korngasse 6, 2405 Bad Deutsch-Altenburg, Austria; Website (private address)
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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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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