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Northwest Africa 5874
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5874
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5874
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 232 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 361 approved meteorites classified as LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Nov 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 1
  Line 340:
Place of purchase:NWA
Date:June 2007
Mass (g):232
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Weathering grade:W1-2
Magnetic suscept.:4.37
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):20.4
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Bart
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6968 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2012 unapproved names)

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