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Dar al Gani 190
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 190
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 190
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1996
Country: Libya
Mass:help 2.55 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  CO3
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  CO3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CO3
Recommended:  CO3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 460 approved meteorites classified as CO3.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CM-CO clan chondrites, CO chondrites, and Carbonaceous chondrites
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 6
  Line 5:
Date:1996
Latitude:27°09.88'N
Longitude:15°56.58'E
Mass (g):2550
Pieces:2
Class:CO3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, analyzed by D. Weber, L. Niemann, K. Pollok, and A. Jäckel (Mün)
Main mass:some at MNB
Comments:Prob. paired DaG 005
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 10'N, 15° 57'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 9' 53"N, 15° 56' 35"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.7 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1043 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1477 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 20 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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