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Northwest Africa 4353
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4353
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4353
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 230 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 92  (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 24 Jul 2007
Data from:
  MB92
  Table 2
  Line 44:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:2003
Mass (g):230
Pieces:1
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.8
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21.9
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 92, MAPS 42, 1647-1694 (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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