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Northwest Africa 10820
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 10820
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 10820
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 851 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  LL5/6
Recommended:  LL5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 62 approved meteorites classified as LL5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 13 Sep 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Ensisheim, France
Date:P June 2016
Mass (g):851
Pieces:1
Class:LL5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3-4
Fayalite (mol%):32.3±0.5 (31.7-33.4; n=15)
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.6±0.4 (24.9-26.4; n=13)
Classifier:K. Metzler, IfP
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Anonymous
Comments:Single stone with remnants of fusion crust. Monomict breccia. Several chondrules still observable.; submitted by K. Metzler, IfP
Institutions
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6968 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2012 unapproved names)

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