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Jiddat al Harasis 911
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 911
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 911
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 31.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10565 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 10 Jun 2015
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Writeup from MB 104:

Jiddat al Harasis 911 (JaH 911)        19°49.52’N, 55°53.373’E

Al Wusta, Oman

Find: 2003 Feb 26

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H5)

History: Discovered on a desert expedition on March 26, 2003.

Physical characteristics: One dark brown stone of 31.63 g. Magnetic susceptibility log χ = 5.00.

Petrography: (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart) various types of chondrules fro 0.3 to 1.0 mm (avg. 0.5 mm) set in recrystallized matrix.

Geochemistry: (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart, P. Appel and B. Mader, Kiel) Olivine: Fa18.7 (Fa18.1-19.5, n=8); low-Ca pyroxene: Fs16.5Wo1.2 (Fs15.8-21.1Wo0.7-1.4, n=16); chromite CRAL=85, FFM=84, Fe/Mg=5; ilmenite. Kamacite Ni 4.6-8.1, Co 0.5-0.6 wt.% (n=5).

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H5, shock stage S3)

Specimens: 6.4 g on deposit at Kiel, main mass anonymous

Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Date:2003 Feb 26
Latitude:19°49.52'N
Longitude:55°53.373'E
Mass (g):31.63
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.7 (18.1-19.5, n=8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5 (15.8-21.1, n=16)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2 (0.7-1.4)
Magnetic suscept.:5.00
Classifier:Bart
Type spec mass (g):6.4
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:anonymous
Finder:anonymous
Comments:working name 1-1; submitted by R. Bartoschewitz
Institutions
   and collections
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::   (19° 49' 31"N, 55° 53' 22"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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