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Northwest Africa 4651
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4651
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4651
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1052 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 94  (2008)  LL3.2
Recommended:  LL3.2    [explanation]

This is 1 of 20 approved meteorites classified as LL3.2.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 4 May 2008
Data from:
  MB94
  Table 2
  Line 50:
State/Prov/County:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:2005
Mass (g):1052
Pieces:1
Class:LL3.2
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.2-30.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.4-25.2
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8
Classifier:T. Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):22
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Aaronson
Comments:Ol Cr2O3 = 0.12-0.35 wt%
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
Aaronson: Sahara Overland Ltd., Harhora, Temara, 12000, Morocco (private address; updated 3 Jan 2010)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 94, MAPS 43, 1551-1588 (2008)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6984 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2008 unapproved names)

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