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Northwest Africa 5072
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5072
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5072
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 234 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 96  (2009)  LL(L)3
Recommended:  LL(L)3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 20 approved meteorites classified as LL(L)3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 27 Apr 2009
Data from:
  MB96
  Table 2
  Line 19:
State/Prov/County:Munich
Date:Nov-2007
Mass (g):234
Pieces:1
Class:LL(L)3
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3-4
Fayalite (mol%):22 ± 11
Ferrosilite (mol%):15 ± 10
Classifier:A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):22
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Anon
Comments:Sv
Institutions
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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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 96, MAPS 44, 1355-1397 (2009)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7009 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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