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Dar al Gani 560
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 560
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 560
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1997
Country: Libya
Mass:help 260 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  H4/5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 501 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 6
  Line 211:
Date:Nov 1997
Latitude:27°11.45'N
Longitude:16°17.57'E
Mass (g):260.3
Pieces:5
Class:H4/5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:C. Fiéni, M. Ghélis, and B. Zanda (MNHNP)
Institutions
   and collections
MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 11'N, 16° 18'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 11' 27"N, 16° 17' 34"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.1 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1498 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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