Name:Northwest Africa 2046
Abbreviation:NWA 2046
Country: (Northwest Africa)
(Northwest
Status:Valid
Fall: No
Year:2003
Class:Martian (shergottite)
TKW, g:63
Bibliography:Meteoritical Bulletin 88 Shearer, C. K.; Borg, L. E.; Papike, J. J.; Chaklader, J.; Symes, S. J.; Irving, A. J.; Herd, C. D. K., "Do Early Liquidus Phases in Olivine-Phyric Martian Basalts Reflect the Characteristics of Their Mantle Sources? Insights from NWA 1110, NWA 1195, and NWA 2046", 36th Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 14-18, 2005, in League City, Texas, abstract no.1193, 03/2005 Irving, A. J.; Bunch, T. E.; Kuehner, S. M.; Wittke, J. H., "Petrology of Primitive Olivine-Orthopyroxene-Phyric Shergottites NWA 2046 and NWA 1195: Analogies with Terrestrial Boninites and Implications for Partial Melting of Hydrous Martian Mantle", 35th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 15-19, 2004, League City, Texas, abstract no.1444, 03/2004
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