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Dar al Gani 830
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 830
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 830
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Libya
Mass:help 53.1 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Ureilite
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  Ureilite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Ureilite
Recommended:  Ureilite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 499 approved meteorites classified as Ureilite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Ureilites
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 191:
Date:Jan 2000
Latitude:27°02.900'N
Longitude:16°23.063'E
Mass (g):53.1
Pieces:1
Class:Ureilite
Shock stage:low
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):21
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.7
Wollastonite (mol%):6.7
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh (Frei)
Institutions
   and collections
Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 3'N, 16° 23'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 2' 54"N, 16° 23' 4"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.2 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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