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Northwest Africa 6412
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 6412
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 6412
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 1716 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 243 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Apr 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1370:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:P 2009
Mass (g):1716
Pieces:1
Class:H5/6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.2
Classifier:Ansgar Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):44
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Tomasz Jakubowski
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Collection Vincent Jacques   
Dirk Hohmann      
Gregor H.      
Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7009 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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