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Jiddat al Harasis 873
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 873
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 873
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Oman
Mass:help 53 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 29 Oct 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:sand/carbonate desert
Date:January 2011
Latitude:19°41.89'N
Longitude:56°2.6905'E
Mass (g):53
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.4 ± 0.3 (n=41)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.6 ± 0.3 (n=36)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2 ± 0.4 (n=36)
Classifier:C. Herd and C. Hayes, UAb
Type spec mass (g):53
Type spec location:SQU
Main mass:SQU
Comments:Field number O-6; submitted by C. Herd
Institutions
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UAb: 1-26 Earth Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2E3, Canada, Canada; Website (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
SQU: Sultan Qaboos University, College of Science, Earth Sciences Department, P.O. Box 36 Code 123 Al­Khoud, Oman (institutional address; updated 5 Oct 2014)
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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::   (19° 41' 53"N, 56° 2' 41"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1755 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3999 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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