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Northwest Africa 4346
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 4346
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 4346
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 75 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3182 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Mar 2007
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 2
  Line 310:
Place of purchase:Zagorra, Morocco
Date:2003
Mass (g):75
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):28.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.5
Classifier:A. Greshake and M. Kurz, MNB
Type spec mass (g):15.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Stehlik
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
Stehlik: Harald Stehlik, 1220 Wien, Austria (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8559 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1896 unapproved names)

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