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Northwest Africa 8110
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 8110
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 8110
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2013
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 120 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  Ureilite
Recommended:  Ureilite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 515 approved meteorites classified as Ureilite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Ureilites
Comments: Approved 6 Jan 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:St.Marie aux Mines, France
Date:P 2013
Mass (g):120
Pieces:1
Class:Ureilite
Shock stage:low
Weathering grade:moderate
Fayalite (mol%):21.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):18
Wollastonite (mol%):9.1
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):24.0
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Harald Stehlik
Comments:Cumulate texture of up to 1-mm-sized olivine, orthopyroxene, and pigeonite grains. Olivine shows characteristic reduced rims. Carbon is present as graphite. Reduced rims in olivine: Fa4.6-10.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 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. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

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

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