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Dhofar 1432
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1432
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1432
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Oman
Mass:help 76 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  CR2
Recommended:  CR2    [explanation]

This is 1 of 158 approved meteorites classified as CR2.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 2), and CR chondrites
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 8
  Line 40:
Origin or pseudonym:Oman, desert plain
Date:6-March-2006
Latitude:19°17'9"N
Longitude:54°44'15
Mass (g):76
Pieces:1
Class:CR2
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:moderate
Fayalite (mol%):0.5-27.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):1.4-24.1
Wollastonite (mol%):0.5-2.2
Classifier:T. Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):16.1
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:Olsen
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
Olsen: Unknown person (private address; updated 17 Apr 2009)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 17' 9"N, 54° 44' 15"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2104 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3914 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 301 unapproved names)
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