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Dhofar 954
Basic information Name: Dhofar 954
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 954
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 212 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6038 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 6
  Line 30:
Date:14 Nov 2002
Latitude:18°32.1'N
Longitude:54°08.0'E
Mass (g):212
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.4
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
Classifier:S. Afansiev, Vernad, analysed by N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):55.2
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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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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 32' 6"N, 54° 8' 0"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2166 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 22 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3999 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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