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Dar al Gani 741
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 741
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 741
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 20.5 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5657 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)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 103:
Date:1998
Latitude:27°04.9'N
Longitude:16°17' E
Mass (g):20500
Pieces:several
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.9
Classifier:F. Wlotzka (MPI) and M. Kurz (Neukirchen, Germany)
Institutions
   and collections
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
MPI: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 5'N, 16° 17'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 4' 54"N, 16° 17' 0"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.2 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1045 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1494 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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