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Dhofar 017
Basic information Name: Dhofar 017
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 017
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1736 g
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 5778 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 5
  Line 17:
Date:26 Jan 2000
Latitude:18°09.6'N
Longitude:54°08.3'E
Mass (g):1736
Pieces:10
Class:H4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):16.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.7
Classifier:M. Ivanova, M. Nazarov, and S. Afanasiev (Vernad)
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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° 10'N, 54° 8'E)
     Recommended::   (18° 9' 36"N, 54° 8' 18"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.9 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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