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Hammadah al Hamra 001
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1990
Country: Libya
Mass:help 19.42 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 72  (1992)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10071 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB72
  Table 7
  Line 1:
Latitude:29°00'N
Longitude:12°14'E
Mass (g):19418
Pieces:many
Class:H5
Fayalite (mol%):18.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.3
Classifier:classification and information, A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D-4400 Munster, Germany. Analysts: A. Bischoff, W. Beckerling, M. Endress, T. Geiger, T. Grund
Main mass:finder
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 72, Meteoritics 27, 109-117 (1992)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (29° 0'N, 12° 14'E)
     Recommended::   (29° 0'N, 12° 14'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 213 approved meteorites from Gharyan, Libya (plus 16 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1504 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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