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Dhofar 323
Basic information Name: Dhofar 323
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 323
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 688 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8881 approved meteorites (plus 11 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 25:
Date:4 Mar 2001
Latitude:18°13.1'N
Longitude:54°06.4'E
Mass (g):688
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.2
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:S. Afanasiev, Vernad, analyzed by A. Ulianov, MwSU
Type spec mass (g):106
Type spec location:additional MwSU
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
MwSU: Department of Geology, Moscow State University, Vorobjovy Gory, Moscow, 119899, Russia (institutional address; updated 1 Mar 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 13' 6"N, 54° 6' 24"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2104 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 3 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3914 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 300 unapproved names)
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