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Northwest Africa 1651
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 1651
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 1651
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 19.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2858 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:
  MB87
  Table 8
  Line 213:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2002
Mass (g):19.8
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):28.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):24
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):4
Main mass:Stefan Ralew, Kunibertstraße 29, 12524 Berlin
Comments:impact melt rock
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Ralew: Stefan Ralew, Kunibertstraße 29, 12524 Berlin, Germany; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8674 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1882 unapproved names)

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