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Jiddat al Harasis 073
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 073
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 073
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 550 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10779 approved meteorites (plus 3 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:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 284:
Date:17 Jan 2002
Latitude:19°42'N
Longitude:55°44'E
Mass (g):550000
Pieces:2768
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2-4
Fayalite (mol%):25.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.4
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Institutions
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NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 42'N, 55° 44'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 300 unapproved names)
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