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Northwest Africa 2827
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2827
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2827
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1000 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 384 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 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 2
  Line 114:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:2004
Mass (g):1000
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):27.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.4
Classifier:J. Wittke and T. Bunch
Type spec mass (g):21.3
Type spec location:NAU
Institutions
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NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 90, MAPS 41, 1383-1418 (2006)
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Aeroliths Collection Theodossiou   
Franco Vignato Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Jacek Szkatula   
METEORITICON   
Robert Zdancewicz Photo added 19 Apr 2022
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8402 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1899 unapproved names)

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