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Jiddat al Harasis 324
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 324
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 324
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Oman
Mass:help 791 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7220 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 8
  Line 55:
Origin or pseudonym:Oman, desert plain
Date:1-Mar-2006
Latitude:19°43.235'N
Longitude:55°40.863'E
Mass (g):791
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:E. Gnos, MHNGE and B. Hofmann, NMBE.
Type spec mass (g):791
Type spec location:NMBE
Finder:M. Eggimann, E. Gnos, MHNGE; B. Hofmann, NMBE; L. Huber, and M. Tschudin
Institutions
   and collections
NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
MHNGE: Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Route de Malagnou 1, CH-1211 Genève 6 , Switzerland (institutional address; updated 27 Oct 2011)
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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° 43' 14"N, 55° 40' 52"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1755 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3999 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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