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Tieret 003
Basic information Name: Tieret 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Tunisia
Mass:help 17.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6147 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Aug 2010
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Writeup from MB online:
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 224:
State/Prov/County:Tieret
Origin or pseudonym:rocky desert plateaus
Date:23 Feb 2009
Latitude:30°49'9.49"N
Longitude:10°15'1.07"E
Mass (g):17.1
Pieces:2
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.7
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Magnetic suscept.:4.79
Classifier:L. Folco
Type spec mass (g):7.3
Type spec location:MNA-SI
Main mass:Tunis
Finder:Tunisian-Italian meteorite search campaign
Comments:breccia; submitted by L. Folco
Institutions
   and collections
MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
Tunis: Départment du Géologie, Faculté de Sciences de Tunis, Université de Tunis El Manar, Campus Universitaire El Manar, 2092 Tunis, Tunisia, Tunisia (institutional address; updated 5 Nov 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 98, MAPS 45, 1530-1551 (2010)
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Geography:

Tunisia
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 49' 9"N, 10° 15' 1"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 36 approved meteorites from Tatawin, Tunisia
     This is 1 of 77 approved meteorites from Tunisia
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