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Dhofar 724
Basic information Name: Dhofar 724
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 724
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 48 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  LL5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3132 approved meteorites classified as LL5.   [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 162:
Date:25 Jun 2001
Latitude:19°08.8'N
Longitude:54°35.2'E
Mass (g):48
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):29.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.7
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:S. Afanasiev, Vernad, analyzed by N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):21.7
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 8' 48"N, 54° 35' 12"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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