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Hammadah al Hamra 300
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 300
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 300
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Libya
Mass:help 893 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11584 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 5
  Line 45:
Date:1 Apr 2000
Latitude:30°07.19'N
Longitude:12°06.81'E
Mass (g):893
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.8
Classifier:A. Sexton, R. Greenwood and P. Bland (OU
Type spec mass (g):20.03
Type spec location:OU
Institutions
   and collections
OU: Planetary and Space Sciences Department of Physical Sciences The Open University Walton Hall Milton Keynes MK7 6AA United Kingdom, United Kingdom (institutional address; updated 8 Dec 2011)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 7'N, 12° 7'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 7' 11"N, 12° 6' 49"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.5 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 214 approved meteorites from Gharyan, Libya (plus 16 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1522 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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