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Dar al Gani 860
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 860
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 860
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Libya
Mass:help 149 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  LL4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (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)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 3
  Line 128:
Date:1999
Latitude:26°52.36'N
Longitude:16°42.22'E
Mass (g):149
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):28.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.4
Classifier:P. Sipiera (Harper)
Main mass:Pelisson
Institutions
   and collections
Harper: Planetary Studies Foundation,10 Winterwood Lane, Unit B, Galena, Illinois 61036-9283, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 1 Dec 2011)
Pelisson: Richard and Roland Pelisson, 270 Rue de la Cascade, 38660 La Terrasse, France; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (26° 52'N, 16° 42'E)
     Recommended::   (26° 52' 22"N, 16° 42' 13"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km 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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