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Dhofar 126
Basic information Name: Dhofar 126
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 126
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 132 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  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:
  MB85
  Table 1
  Line 100:
Date:2000
Latitude:19°8.62'N
Longitude:54°50.27'E
Mass (g):132
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):28.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.9
Classifier:A. Greshake (MNB)
Type spec mass (g):25.2
Comments:br
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 9'N, 54° 50'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 8' 37"N, 54° 50' 16"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km apart

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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