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Dhofar 1027
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1027
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1027
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 14.94 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H5/6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 242 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 254:
Date:30 Jan 2003
Latitude:18°39.602'N
Longitude:54°14.732'E
Mass (g):14944
Pieces:240
Class:H5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):17
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, M. Niemeier, Mün
Type spec mass (g):34.8
Type spec location:Mün
Comments:calc.v.
Institutions
   and collections
Mün: 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. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 39' 36"N, 54° 14' 44"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2118 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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