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Sahara 98357
Basic information Name: Sahara 98357
     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 32 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 19 May 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
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Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:1998
Mass (g):32.0
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.7± 5.7 (n=30)
Ferrosilite (mol%):12.9± 3.2 (n=27)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6± 1.7 (n=27)
Classifier:K. Klemm and A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):3.9
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Labenne
Comments:Br; The rock contains abundant small chondrules (300-400 µm) and abundant metal like in H chondrites.; submitted by Klemm K.
Institutions
   and collections
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 868 approved meteorites from (Sahara) (plus 1 unapproved name)

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