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Dhofar 989
Basic information Name: Dhofar 989
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 989
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 609 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6170 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [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 49:
Date:2004
Latitude:19°14'03.8"N
Longitude:54°55'00.5"E
Mass (g):608.5
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):27.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.8
Classifier:
Type spec mass (g):28.8
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 14' 4"N, 54° 55' 1"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2151 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3983 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 374 unapproved names)
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