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Dhofar 1878
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1878
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1878
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 24 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6303 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 17 Jun 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:30 Nov 2004
Latitude:18°53.81'N
Longitude:54°22.80'E
Mass (g):24
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):16.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8
Wollastonite (mol%):1
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):4.8
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Field name is 18-1-7; 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. 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° 53' 49"N, 54° 22' 48"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2166 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 22 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3999 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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