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Dhofar 2028
Basic information Name: Dhofar 2028
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 2028
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1217 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6170 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 26 Sep 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:2009 Feb 20
Latitude:18°44.792'N
Longitude:54°22.687'E
Mass (g):1217
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18.1±0.3 (n=35)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.1±0.8 (n=34)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):22.6
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Plagioclase grain size about 60 µm.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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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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Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 44' 48"N, 54° 22' 41"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2151 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3983 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 374 unapproved names)
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