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Dar al Gani 412
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 412
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 412
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 946 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  CK5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  CK5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CK5
Recommended:  CK5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 120 approved meteorites classified as CK5.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites (equilibrated), CK chondrites (type 4-6), CV-CK clan chondrites, CK chondrites, and Carbonaceous chondrites
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 22:
Date:1998
Latitude:27°20.82'N
Longitude:16°05.30'E
Mass (g):946
Pieces:1
Class:CK5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):30.7
Classifier:J. Zipfel (MPI)
Comments:?18O = –0.79‰, ?17O = –4.89‰ (R. N. Clayton and T. K. Mayeda, UChi)
Institutions
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UChi: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, United States (institutional address; updated 28 Feb 2011)
MPI: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 21'N, 16° 5'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 20' 49"N, 16° 5' 18"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.6 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1043 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1476 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 20 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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