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Dhofar 1656
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1656
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1656
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Oman
Mass:help 420 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10572 approved meteorites (plus 3 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 136:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:7 Dec 2011
Latitude:18°20.082'N
Longitude:54°24.156'E
Mass (g):420
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.2
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):20.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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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° 20' 5"N, 54° 24' 9"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2106 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3929 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 301 unapproved names)
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