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Dhofar 1756
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1756
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1756
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 559 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9275 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 30 May 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:4 June 2000
Latitude:18°48.5'N
Longitude:54°28.33'E
Mass (g):559
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):16.9 (N=22)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.2 (N=10)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:E. Haiderer
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by C.A. Lorenz
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
Haiderer: Erich Haiderer Laboratory, P.O. Box 88, A-1140 Vienna, Austria (private address; updated 7 Jan 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 48' 30"N, 54° 28' 20"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2106 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3928 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 301 unapproved names)
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