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Dar al Gani 990
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 990
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 990
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Libya
Mass:help 219 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2754 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 7
  Line 14:
Date:28 Mar 2002
Latitude:27°06.78'N
Longitude:16°20.17'E
Mass (g):219
Pieces:5
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):30.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.1
Classifier:J. Schlüter (Ham)
Type spec mass (g):32.43
Type spec location:Hamburg and MPI
Main mass:Industrial Research Center (IRC), Tripoli, Libya
Institutions
   and collections
Ham: Mineralogisches Museum, Universität of Hamburg, Grindelallee 48, D-20146 Hamburg, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 22 Feb 2013)
IRC: Industrial Research Center, Tripoli, Libya (institutional address)
MPI: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (27° 6' 47"N, 16° 20' 10"E)

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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