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Dhofar 1593
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1593
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1593
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1254 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10308 approved meteorites (plus 45 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 18 Dec 2010
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:Stony desert
Date:06 Dec 2004
Latitude:18°56.15'N
Longitude:54°19.17'E
Mass (g):1254
Pieces:many
Class:H5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad.
Type spec mass (g):136.8
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by C. A. Lorenz
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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. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 56' 9"N, 54° 19' 10"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2166 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 22 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3999 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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