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Dhofar 1944
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1944
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1944
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 142.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  L~4
Recommended:  L~4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 35 approved meteorites classified as L~4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 10 May 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:2001 Jan 29
Latitude:18°54.796'N
Longitude:54°53.741'E
Mass (g):142.54
Pieces:1
Class:L~4
Weathering grade:W2
Magnetic suscept.:4.77
Classifier:Bart
Type spec mass (g):21.7
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:anonymous
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by R. Bartoschewitz
Institutions
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Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Weiland 37, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 30 Nov 2019)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 54' 48"N, 54° 53' 44"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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