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Dhofar 1087
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1087
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1087
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 3.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  L5
Recommended:  L~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 58 approved meteorites classified as L~5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 5
  Line 14:
Date:2004 Feb 17
Latitude:19°19.959'N
Longitude:54°47.624'E
Mass (g):3.4
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Weathering grade:W4
Magnetic suscept.:4.66
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Type spec mass (g):0.7
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Bartoschewitz, Bart, and Appel, Kiel
Finder:C. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 19' 58"N, 54° 47' 37"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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