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Northwest Africa 6137
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6137
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6137
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 239 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  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 17 Sep 2010
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
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Origin or pseudonym:Erfoud
Date:P 2008
Mass (g):239
Pieces:4
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):28.7±0.2 (n=9)
Classifier:Alan Rubin
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Morgan
Comments:Submitted by Matt Morgan
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1374 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)

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