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Sahara 98418
Basic information Name: Sahara 98418
     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 95 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 604 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 31 Jan 2020
Data from:
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Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:1998
Mass (g):95.0
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1-2
Fayalite (mol%):18.8±2.6 (n=17)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.9±3.9 (n=20)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±1.5 (n=20)
Classifier:K. Klemm and A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):9.8
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Labenne
Comments: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. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 942 approved meteorites from (Sahara) (plus 1 unapproved name)

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