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Dhofar 1440
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1440
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1440
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 30 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  Polymict eucrite
Recommended:  Eucrite-pmict    [explanation]

This is 1 of 339 approved meteorites classified as Eucrite-pmict.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Comments: Approved 9 Jan 2009
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 7
  Line 9:
State/Prov/County:Zufar, Oman
Date:2003
Latitude:18°20.3'N
Longitude:54°12.3'E
Mass (g):30
Pieces:1
Class:Polymict eucrite
Ferrosilite (mol%):56.3-66.2
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1-4.5
Classifier:C. Lorenz and N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):7.4
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Melt breccia
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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. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 20' 18"N, 54° 12' 18"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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