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El Atchane 016
Basic information Name: El Atchane 016
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 156 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10048 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 5 Nov 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 406:
State/Prov/County:Ouargla
Origin or pseudonym:Reg El Golea
Date:1998 Dec
Latitude:29°22'N
Longitude:4°45'E
Mass (g):156
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W0/1
Fayalite (mol%):17.4 (17.1-17.8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.1 (14.2-15.6)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.5-2.7
Magnetic suscept.:5.09
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz (Analysts: R. Bartoschewitz, P. Appel, B. Mader, Kiel)
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:anonymous
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by Bartoschewitz
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (29° 22'N, 4° 45'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 25 approved meteorites from Ouargla, Algeria
     This is 1 of 1015 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 26 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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