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Dhofar 715
Basic information Name: Dhofar 715
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 715
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 252 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  LL4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL4
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)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 153:
Date:27 Apr 2000
Latitude:18°54.0'N
Longitude:54°24.0'E
Mass (g):252
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):26.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):22
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:S. Afanasiev, Vernad, analyzed by A. Ulianov, MwSU
Type spec mass (g):42
Type spec location:additional MwSU
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
MwSU: Department of Geology, Moscow State University, Vorobjovy Gory, Moscow, 119899, Russia (institutional address; updated 1 Mar 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 54'N, 54° 24'E)

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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