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Dhofar 749
Basic information Name: Dhofar 749
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 749
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1730 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  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:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 175:
Date:Oct 2000
Latitude:18°52.638'N
Longitude:54°46.821'E
Mass (g):1730
Pieces:many
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):30.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):25
Wollastonite (mol%):1.9
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh, Frei
Type spec mass (g):22
Institutions
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Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
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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° 52' 38"N, 54° 46' 49"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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