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Dhofar 362
Basic information Name: Dhofar 362
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 362
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 615 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9512 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:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 88:
Date:2000
Latitude:19°02.071'N
Longitude:54°50.761'E
Mass (g):615
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2/3
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.9
Classifier:A. Greshake (MNB)
Type spec mass (g):32.5
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 2'N, 54° 51'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 2' 4"N, 54° 50' 46"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.4 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2117 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 300 unapproved names)
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