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Dhofar 469
Basic information Name: Dhofar 469
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 469
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 309 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H3-4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3-4
Recommended:  H3-4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 18 approved meteorites classified as H3-4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 65:
Date:1 Jan 2001
Latitude:19°14'454"N
Longitude:54°51'313"E
Mass (g):309
Pieces:1
Class:H3-4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):15.3 (max 18)
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.7 (max 17)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh, Frei
Type spec mass (g):23
Institutions
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Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 14' 27"N, 54° 56' 13"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2124 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3951 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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