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Jiddat al Harasis 855
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 855
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 855
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 893 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  L~5
Recommended:  L~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 58 approved meteorites classified as L~5.   [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:Al Wusta
Date:2003 Feb 27
Latitude:19°23.113'N
Longitude:55°51.248'E
Mass (g):893.4
Pieces:2
Class:L~5
Weathering grade:W4
Magnetic suscept.:4.53
Classifier:Bart
Type spec mass (g):24.4
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:anonymous
Finder:anonymous
Comments:av. chondrule size 0.7 mm; 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, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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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::   (19° 23' 7"N, 55° 51' 15"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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