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Dhofar 1035
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1035
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1035
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 420 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H(L)3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H(L)3
Recommended:  H(L)3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites classified as H(L)3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 262:
Date:30 Jan 2003
Latitude:18°41.965'N
Longitude:54°15.906'E
Mass (g):420.1
Pieces:12
Class:H(L)3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):21±4
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.5±3.5
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, M. Niemeier, Mün
Type spec mass (g):24.7
Type spec location:Mün
Comments:H(L)3 means: probably an H3 chondrite, but possibly an L3 chondrite; original metal abundance cannot be obtained because of weathering
Institutions
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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° 41' 58"N, 54° 15' 54"E)

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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