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El-Shaikh Fadl 002
Basic information Name: El-Shaikh Fadl 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ESF 002
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Egypt
Mass:help 806 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9575 approved meteorites (plus 11 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 27 Sep 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Bahr al Ahmar
Date:Apr 2010
Latitude:28°12.29'N
Longitude:31°17.40'E
Mass (g):806
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):246
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Field name is CH 800; 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. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Egypt
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (28° 12' 17"N, 31° 17' 24"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 30 approved meteorites from Al Bahr al Ahmar, Egypt
     This is 1 of 78 approved meteorites from Egypt (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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