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Dhofar 1315
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1315
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1315
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 12 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  L/LL5
Recommended:  L/LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites classified as L/LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 4-7), LL chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 5
  Line 37:
Date:12 Dec 2001
Latitude:19°09.1'N
Longitude:54°46.5'E
Mass (g):12
Pieces:1
Class:L/LL5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3/4
Fayalite (mol%):26.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.8
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7
Classifier:M. Ivanova, classifier and N. Kononkova, analyst
Type spec mass (g):4.1/4.3
Type spec location:Vernad
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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::   (19° 9' 6"N, 54° 46' 30"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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