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Al Khuwaymat 002
Basic information Name: Al Khuwaymat 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Libya
Mass:help 274 g
Classification
  history:
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 17 Jul 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Ajdabiya
Origin or pseudonym:Sandy desert
Date:2006
Latitude:27.47354°N
Longitude:22.38276°E
Mass (g):274
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):27.2±0.8 (n=13)
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.4±0.1 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):n.d. (n=2)
Classifier:R. Greenwood, OU
Type spec mass (g):21.7
Type spec location:OU
Main mass:Joe Bazyk
Finder:Joe Bazyk
Comments:work name B2; submitted by Richard Greenwood, Hélène Greenwood
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OU: Planetary and Space Sciences Department of Physical Sciences The Open University Walton Hall Milton Keynes MK7 6AA United Kingdom, United Kingdom (institutional address; updated 8 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (27° 28' 25"N, 22° 22' 58"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites from Ajdabiya, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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