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Dar al Gani 533
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 533
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 533
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1997
Country: Libya
Mass:help 35 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  CV3
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  CV3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CV3
Recommended:  CV3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 503 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as CV3.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CV chondrites, and CV-CK clan chondrites
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 6
  Line 184:
Date:1997-1998
Latitude:27°12.34'N
Longitude:16°22.26'E
Mass (g):35
Pieces:2
Class:CV3
Shock stage:S1
Fayalite (mol%):22 chc 8 mx 34-40
Ferrosilite (mol%):13 chc 3
Classifier:L. Folco and B. Anselmi (MNA-SI)
Institutions
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MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 12'N, 16° 22'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 12' 20"N, 16° 22' 16"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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