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Northwest Africa 8524
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 8524
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 8524
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 3.5 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  LL4-6
Recommended:  LL4-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 69 approved meteorites classified as LL4-6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 15 Aug 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Zagora, Morocco
Date:P 2014
Mass (g):3500
Pieces:many
Class:LL4-6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):28.2; 28.7±0.4 (28.3-29.5, n=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.5; 21.5±5.2 (8.3-24.9, n=23)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):70
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Tomasz Jakubowski
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7385 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1955 unapproved names)

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