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Shalim 023
Basic information Name: Shalim 023
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1493 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7227 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Dec 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:5 Dec 2014
Latitude:18°50'37.2''N
Longitude:55°15'45.0''E
Mass (g):1493
Pieces:3
Class:L5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2-3
Fayalite (mol%):24.4±0.5 (n=20)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.4±0.8 (n=20)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.6 (n=20)
Classifier:K. Klemm, A. Bischoff, S. Ebert, IfP
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Finder
Finder:anonymus
Comments:Brecciated meteorite, pieces weigh 1477, 9, and 7 g; submitted by Samuel Ebert
Institutions
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 50' 37"N, 55° 15' 45"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2166 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 22 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3999 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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