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Northwest Africa 1886
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1886
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1886
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 53 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2857 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 4
  Line 53:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2002
Mass (g):53
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):28.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.1
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB and M. Kurz
Type spec mass (g):12
Comments:br
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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8636 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1884 unapproved names)

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