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Dar al Gani 056
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 056
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 056
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1995
Country: Libya
Mass:help 703 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 81  (1997)  C3
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  C3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  C3-ung
Recommended:  C3-ung    [explanation]

This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites classified as C3-ung.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), and Ungrouped chondrites
Data from:
  MB81
  Table 3
  Line 85:
Latitude:27°16.07'N
Longitude:16°24.79'E
Mass (g):703
Pieces:1
Class:C3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):3-33 (peak: 30-32)
Ferrosilite (mol%):4.4 (0.8-18)
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder or at MNB
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 81, MAPS 32, A159-A166 (1997)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 16' 4"N, 16° 24' 47"E)
     Recommended::   (27° 16' 4"N, 16° 24' 47"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 12.2 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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