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L4 chondrite meteorite. An NWA 869 L4 Chondrite Meteorite from Algeria weighing 18.8 grams and measuring 30mm across. Chondrites are stony meteorites, they have been Radiometric dated at an age of 4.55 billion years, which is the approximate age of the solar system. L-type chondrites have lower iron abundance than H-types and are some of the commonest meteorites found.
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