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Northwest Africa 5575
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5575
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5575
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 80 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L5-6
Recommended:  L5-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 61 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 30 Jul 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Munich, Germany
Date:P 2007
Mass (g):80
Pieces:1
Class:L5-6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):21.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.1
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):17.1
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:H. Stehlik
Comments:The meteorite is an L5-6 breccia.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Stehlik: Harald Stehlik, 1220 Wien, Austria (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8037 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1947 unapproved names)

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