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Northwest Africa 2115
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 2115
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 2115
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 642 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  Diogenite
Recommended:  Diogenite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 481 approved meteorites classified as Diogenite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Diogenites, and HED achondrites
Comments: Approved 23 Dec 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 2
  Line 6:
Place of purchase:Morocco
Date:2003
Mass (g):642
Pieces:Several
Class:Diogenite
Fayalite (mol%):27.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:T. Bunch and J. Wittke, NAU
Type spec mass (g):21.5
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Oakes
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
Oakes: Nelson Oakes, Route 1, House 50C, Uniondale, PA 18470, United States; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8037 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1947 unapproved names)

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