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Dhofar 457
Basic information Name: Dhofar 457
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 457
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 99.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  Lunar
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Lunar (anorth)
Recommended:  Lunar (anorth)    [explanation]

This is 1 of 83 approved meteorites classified as Lunar (anorth).   [show all]
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Data from:
  MB89
  Table 6
  Line 1:
Date:3 Apr 2001
Latitude:18°14.901'N
Longitude:54°00.096'E
Mass (g):99.5
Pieces:1
Class:Lunar
Classifier:P. Warren, UCLA,
Type spec mass (g):1.64
Main mass:Labenne
Finder:Labenne
Comments:Paired with Dho 026
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Labenne: 23, rue de Esperance, 75013 Paris, France; Website (private address; updated 29 Aug 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Don Edwards   
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 14' 54"N, 54° 0' 6"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2169 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 4006 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 436 unapproved names)
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