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Khatiyah
Basic information Name: Khatiyah
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Qatar
Mass:help 1500 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10290 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)
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Writeup from MB 87:

Khatiyah

Dukhan, Qatar

Found 2000 May

Ordinary chondrite (H5)

A 1.5 kg single stone was found by Colin Wade while out with a running club. Classification (R. Jones, UNM): olivine, Fa18.0 ± 0.7; pyroxene, Fs15.9 ± 0.2Wo0.9 ± 0.2. Shock stage, S3. Specimens: type specimens 20 g NHM, ~13.6 g and a thin section, UNM; main mass C. Wade.

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NHM: Department of Mineralogy, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Dec 2011)
UNM: Institute of Meteoritics MSC03 2050 University of New Mexico Albuquerque NM 87131-1126 USA, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Feb 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Qatar
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 26'N, 50° 47'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Al Jumayliyah, Qatar
     This is 1 of 18 approved meteorites from Qatar
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