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Dar al Gani 1057
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 1057
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 1057
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 114 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3132 approved meteorites classified as LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 31 May 2011
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Writeup from MB 99:

Dar al Gani 1057 (DaG 1057)        27°16.8’N, 16°08.87’E

Al Jufrah, Libya

Found: 1998 Dec 27

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL5)

Geochemistry: Breccia. Fs11.0Wo42.5; An9.9-10.4Or8.0-3.1; chromite TiO2 3.4-3.6; Al2O3 5.9-5.7; MgO 1.6-1.7%.

Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Jufrah
Origin or pseudonym:Dar al Gani serir
Date:1998 Dec 27
Latitude:27°16.8'N
Longitude:16°08.87'E
Mass (g):114
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):31.6 (31.4-32.5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):26.3 (25.4-31.0)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8 (1.5-2.6)
Magnetic suscept.:3.25
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):20.0
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:anonymous
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by Bartoschewitz
Institutions
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Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
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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:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (27° 16' 48"N, 16° 8' 52"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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