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Dhofar 1196
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1196
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1196
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 422 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10800 approved meteorites (plus 4 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:
  MB89
  Table 6
  Line 61:
Date:13 Apr 2004
Latitude:18°57.646'N
Longitude:54°22.624'E
Mass (g):422
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):21
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:D. Badyukov, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):148
Comments:CaPx:Fs8.5Wo42.5
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Oman
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     Recommended::   (18° 57' 39"N, 54° 22' 37"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2117 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3943 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 300 unapproved names)
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