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Northwest Africa 5469
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5469
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5469
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 958 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  R5
Recommended:  R5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 34 approved meteorites classified as R5.   [show all]
Search for other: Rumuruti chondrites, Rumuruti chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 23 Aug 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2008
Mass (g):958
Pieces:1
Class:R5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W0
Fayalite (mol%):37.6
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:S. Ralew
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
Ralew: Stefan Ralew, Kunibertstra├če 29, 12524 Berlin, Germany; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6900 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2035 unapproved names)

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