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Dhofar 2121
Basic information Name: Dhofar 2121
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 2121
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2021
Country: Oman
Mass:help 216 g
Classification
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Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2863 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 6 May 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:2021 Jul 11
Latitude:18°42'45.8"N
Longitude:54°22'26.0"E
Mass (g):215.5
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):31.2±0.7 (n=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.1±0.4 (n=10)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7±0.2 (n=10)
Classifier:K. Klemm, A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):20.7
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:finder
Finder:anonymous
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)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., McCubbin F.M., Grossman J., Bouvier A., Chabot N.L., D'Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Komatsu M., Miao B., and Schrader D. (2022) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 110. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 1-4
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 42' 46"N, 54° 22' 26"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2168 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 22 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 4002 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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