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Northwest Africa 1809
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1809
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1809
Observed fall: No
Year found: unknown
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 214 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  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:
  MB89
  Table 7
  Line 22:
Mass (g):214
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):30.3
Classifier:V. Moggi Cecchi, MSP
Type spec mass (g):20.7
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. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Don Edwards   
Matteo Chinellato   
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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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