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Areshima
Basic information Name: Areshima
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Niger
Mass:help 114.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  LL3.7
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL3.7
Recommended:  LL3.7    [explanation]

This is 1 of 29 approved meteorites classified as LL3.7.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 9
  Line 2:
Date:2 Mar 1999
Latitude:18°12.74'N
Longitude:10°10.66'E
Mass (g):114.3
Pieces:1
Class:LL3.7
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):5-31
Ferrosilite (mol%):10-26
Classifier:M. Bourot-Denise, MNHNP
Type spec mass (g):114.3
Finder:B. Dejonghe
Institutions
   and collections
MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Niger
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 12' 44"N, 10° 10' 40"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 46 approved meteorites from Agadez, Niger
     This is 1 of 58 approved meteorites from Niger (plus 3 unapproved names)
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