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Northwest Africa 6037
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6037
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6037
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 771 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 357 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 1 Nov 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
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Place of purchase:Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, France
Date:P 2009
Mass (g):771
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):27.6±0.2 (27.3-27.6, n=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.2±3.9 (11.7-24.1, n=17)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1±1.1 (0.3-3.8, n=17)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):24
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Hanno Strufe
Comments:Well defined chondritic texture of chondrules ~0.9 mm in diameter in a fine-grained matrix of chondrule and mineral fragments and FeNi metal.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2047 unapproved names)

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