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Northwest Africa 5082
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5082
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5082
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 867 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  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 6 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 2
  Line 206:
Place of purchase:Munich, Germany
Date:2006
Mass (g):867
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W0
Fayalite (mol%):32.14
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.59
Wollastonite (mol%):1.54
Classifier:V. Moggi Cecchi, MSP
Type spec mass (g):21.5
Type spec location:MSP
Main mass:MSP
Comments:+ 1 PTS, MSP 5054
Institutions
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MSP: Museo di Scienze Planetarie, Via Galcianese 20/H, 59100 Prato, Italy, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 5 Mar 2014)
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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 8559 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1896 unapproved names)

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