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Sahara 98137
Basic information Name: Sahara 98137
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Sahara
Mass:help 45 g
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Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 584 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 31 Mar 2019
Data from:
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Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:1998
Mass (g):45.0
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):16.0±3.5 (n=18)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.9±3.0 (n=17)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.0±0.6 (n=17)
Classifier:K. Klemm and A Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):7.1
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Labenne
Comments:Submitted by Klemm K.
Institutions
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Labenne: 23, rue de Esperance, 75013 Paris, France; Website (private address; updated 29 Aug 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 94 approved meteorites from Sahara

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