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Northwest Africa 6548
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6548
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6548
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 188 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 14 Jan 2011
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:P 2010
Mass (g):188
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.8
Wollastonite (mol%):-
Classifier:Vanni Moggi Cecchi, MSP
Type spec mass (g):188 + 1 PTS + 1 block (MSP 5137)
Type spec location:OAM
Main mass:OAM
Comments:Submitted by Vanni Moggi Cecchi
Institutions
   and collections
MSP: Museo di Scienze Planetarie, Via Galcianese 20/H, 59100 Prato, Italy, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 5 Mar 2014)
OAM: Museo del Cielo e della Terra Vicolo Baciadonne 1 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto ( BO) Italy Osservatorio Astronomico e Museo "Giorgio Abetti", San Giovanni Persiceto, Bologna, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 31 Oct 2012)
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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: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6781 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2061 unapproved names)

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