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Dhofar 1290
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1290
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1290
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1211 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 361 approved meteorites classified as LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 5
  Line 12:
Date:12 Jan 2004
Latitude:18°34.2'N
Longitude:54°25.4'E
Mass (g):1211.3
Pieces:20
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W0/1
Fayalite (mol%):28
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:M. Ivanova, classifier and N. Kononkova, analyst
Type spec mass (g):270.8
Type spec location:Vernad
Comments:Breccia
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 90, MAPS 41, 1383-1418 (2006)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 34' 12"N, 54° 25' 24"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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