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Northwest Africa 7750
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 7750
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 7750
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 10 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  Ureilite
Recommended:  Ureilite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 515 approved meteorites classified as Ureilite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Ureilites
Comments: Approved 12 Apr 2013
Data from:
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Place of purchase:Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, France
Date:P 2012
Mass (g):10
Pieces:2
Class:Ureilite
Shock stage:low
Weathering grade:low
Fayalite (mol%):20.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1±3.9 (5.1-17.7, n=16)
Wollastonite (mol%):4.4-16.1
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):2.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Harald Stehlik
Comments:Contains abundant olivine and less abundant orthopyroxene and pigeonite grains. Crystals are up to 1 mm in size and olivine displays typical reduced rims, Fa3.8-8.5; diamond not found.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Stehlik: Harald Stehlik, 1220 Wien, Austria (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7027 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 2002 unapproved names)

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