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Dhofar 375
Basic information Name: Dhofar 375
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 375
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 6.93 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL4-6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  LL4-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL4-6
Recommended:  LL4-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 66 approved meteorites classified as LL4-6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 100:
Date:2000
Latitude:19°02.293'N
Longitude:54°47.654'E
Mass (g):6933
Pieces:4
Class:LL4-6
Shock stage:S2/3
Weathering grade:W1/2
Fayalite (mol%):29.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):20
Classifier:A. Greshake (MNB)
Type spec mass (g):35
Comments:br, sv
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. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 2'N, 54° 48'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 2' 18"N, 54° 47' 39"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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