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Northwest Africa 1710
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1710
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1710
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 5.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 368 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 6 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 2
  Line 3:
Place of purchase:Erfoud
Date:Mar-06
Mass (g):5.6
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):27.70
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.96
Wollastonite (mol%):0.51
Classifier:V. Moggi Cecchi, MSP
Type spec mass (g):1
Type spec location:MSP
Main mass:MChin
Comments:+ 1 PTS, MSP 2263
Institutions
   and collections
MSP: Museo di Scienze Planetarie, Via Galcianese 20/H, 59100 Prato, Italy, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 5 Mar 2014)
MChin: Matteo Chinellato, Via Triestina, 126/A-30030 Tessera, Venezia, Italy; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7328 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1973 unapproved names)

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