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Hammadah al Hamra 167
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 167
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 167
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1996
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1055 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 81  (1997)  LL4-5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL4-5
Recommended:  LL4-5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 14 approved meteorites classified as LL4-5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB81
  Table 3
  Line 31:
Latitude:28°52.61'N
Longitude:12°25.21'E
Mass (g):1055
Pieces:1
Class:LL4-5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):31.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.8
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder or at MNB
Comments:br
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. 81, MAPS 32, A159-A166 (1997)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 52' 37"N, 12° 25' 13"E)
     Recommended::   (28° 52' 37"N, 12° 25' 13"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 17.1 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 213 approved meteorites from Gharyan, Libya (plus 16 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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