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Hammadah al Hamra 328
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 328
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 328
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Libya
Mass:help 30.44 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9640 approved meteorites (plus 16 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:
  MB88
  Table 7
  Line 39:
Date:Oct 1999
Latitude:28°57.50'N
Longitude:10°35.5'E
Mass (g):30440
Pieces:8
Class:H5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.2
Classifier:P. P. Sipiera and K. J. Cole
Type spec mass (g):72
Type spec location:PSF
Main mass:Pelisson
Institutions
   and collections
PSF: Planetary Studies Foundation,10 Winterwood Lane, Unit B, Galena, Illinois 61036-9283, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 1 Dec 2011)
Pelisson: Richard and Roland Pelisson, 270 Rue de la Cascade, 38660 La Terrasse, France; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (28° 57' 30"N, 10° 35' 30"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 26 approved meteorites from Ghadamis, Libya (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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