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Dhofar 1655
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1655
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1655
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1218 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 12924 approved meteorites (plus 11 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 29 May 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 135:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:6 Dec 2011
Latitude:18°23.867'N
Longitude:54°29.477'E
Mass (g):1218
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2/3
Fayalite (mol%):24.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.4
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):22.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Marcin Cimala
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 23' 52"N, 54° 29' 29"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2651 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 27 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 4524 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 421 unapproved names)
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