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Shişr 177
Basic information Name: Shişr 177
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Oman
Mass:help 195 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 621 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 30 Nov 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:Jaku 2013-19
Date:2009 Oct 6
Latitude:18°32'3.30"N
Longitude:53°58'9.44"E
Mass (g):195
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.1±5 (2.9-17.4, n=13)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.9±4.4 (8.3-22.1, n=31)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21.4
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Tomasz Jakubowski
Finder:Tomasz Jakubowski
Comments:The dark brownish rock consists of abundant clearly defined chondrules about 0.2-0.3 mm in diameter. Metal is abundant and mostly altered to Fe-oxides causing intense brownish staining. Jaku 2013-19.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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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. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 32' 3"N, 53° 58' 9"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2132 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3961 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 374 unapproved names)
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