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Dhofar 007
Basic information Name: Dhofar 007
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 007
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Oman
Mass:help 21.27 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Eucrite-cm
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  Eucrite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Eucrite-cm
Recommended:  Eucrite-cm    [explanation]

This is 1 of 43 approved meteorites classified as Eucrite-cm.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 5
  Line 7:
Date:4 Dec 1999
Latitude:18°20.1'N
Longitude:54°10.9'E
Mass (g):21270
Pieces:37
Class:Eucrite
Ferrosilite (mol%):43.3
Classifier:M. Ivanova, M. Nazarov, and S. Afanasiev (Vernad)
Comments:Cumulate; br; An92
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (18° 20'N, 54° 11'E)
     Recommended::   (18° 20' 6"N, 54° 10' 54"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.3 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2104 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3914 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 301 unapproved names)
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