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Northwest Africa 7119
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7119
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7119
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 2.25 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  Mesosiderite
Recommended:  Mesosiderite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 217 approved meteorites classified as Mesosiderite.   [show all]
Search for other: Mesosiderites, Metal-rich meteorites
Comments: Approved 23 Apr 2012
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Northwest Africa 7119 (NWA 7119)

(Northwest Africa)

Purchased: Nov 2011

Classification: Mesosiderite

Petrography: Aggregate of orthopyroxene, anorthite, kamacite, taenite, Fe sulfide, silica and merrillite.

Geochemistry: Orthopyroxene (Fs24.8-26.0Wo2.2-1.9, Fe/Mn=19.7-20.5).

Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1645:
Place of purchase:Ouarzazate
Date:P Nov 2011
Mass (g):2254
Pieces:1
Class:Mesosiderite
Shock stage:low
Weathering grade:W1/2
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.8-26.0
Wollastonite (mol%):2.2-1.9
Classifier:A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:UWS
Main mass:Anonymous
Comments:Submitted by A. Irving
Institutions
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UWS: University of Washington, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, 70 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 15 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7937 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1960 unapproved names)

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