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Dhofar 472
Basic information Name: Dhofar 472
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 472
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 57.1 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL3
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  LL3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL3
Recommended:  LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 325 approved meteorites classified as LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 155:
Date:Jan 2001
Latitude:19°09'2"N
Longitude:54°44'8"E
Mass (g):57.1
Pieces:1
Class:LL3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.9 (peak 29)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.5 (2.8-25.0)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh (Frei)
Type spec mass (g):5
Comments:kam: 2.7 wt% Co
Institutions
   and collections
Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 9' 2"N, 54° 44' 8"E)
     Recommended::   (19° 9' 2"N, 54° 44' 8"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.1 m 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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