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Jiddat al Harasis 929
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 929
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 929
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2013
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1804 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5956 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 26 Aug 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:Jan 29, 2013
Latitude:19°58.143'N
Longitude:55°23.940'E
Mass (g):1804
Pieces:5
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):17.0 (by X-ray diffraction, ±1 mol% Fa)
Classifier:B. Hofmann, N. Greber, E. Gnos, NMBE
Type spec mass (g):1804
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:Mohammed Al-Battashi, Thomas Burri, Urs Eggenberger, Edwin Gnos, Beda Hofmann, Pete Stephenson
Comments:Submitted by Beda Hofmann
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NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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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° 58' 9"N, 55° 23' 56"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1751 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3960 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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