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Northwest Africa 12795
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 12795
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 12795
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 545 g
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Recommended:  LL5-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 59 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 27 Jul 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2018
Mass (g):545.0
Pieces:1
Class:LL5-6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):29.7±0.7 (n=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.5±1.2 (n=8)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±0.4 (n=8)
Classifier:K.Klemm, Addi Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):37.0
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Sigrid Wengert
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Breccia; Shock veins; Working name: SW-545g; bought via Internet from Alan Mazur (Poland); submitted by Klemm K.
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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. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7035 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2000 unapproved names)

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