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Dhofar 1291
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1291
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1291
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 66 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  H3.9
Recommended:  H3.9    [explanation]

This is 1 of 44 approved meteorites classified as H3.9.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 3 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 5
  Line 13:
Date:11 Apr 2001
Latitude:18°19.0'N
Longitude:54°08.8'E
Mass (g):66
Pieces:1
Class:H3.9
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.1-26.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8-22.4
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:M. Ivanova, classifier and N. Kononkova, analyst
Type spec mass (g):14.1
Type spec location:Vernad
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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. 90, MAPS 41, 1383-1418 (2006)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 19' 0"N, 54° 8' 48"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2118 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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