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Bir Zar 010
Basic information Name: Bir Zar 010
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: BiZ 010
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Tunisia
Mass:help 13.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6528 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 11 Sep 2017
Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Tatawin
Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:2017
Latitude:31°57.966’N
Longitude:9°34.421’E
Mass (g):13.3
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):24.9 ± 0.4 (n=5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.8 ± 0.2 (n=5)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4 ± 0.2 (n=5)
Classifier:K. Klemm, A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):2.7
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Finder
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by Ebert Samuel
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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 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:

Tunisia
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (31° 57' 58"N, 9° 34' 25"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 36 approved meteorites from Tatawin, Tunisia
     This is 1 of 75 approved meteorites from Tunisia
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