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Dhofar 917
Basic information Name: Dhofar 917
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 917
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 12 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  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:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 207:
Date:10 Feb 2003
Latitude:19°18.4'N
Longitude:54°33.1'E
Mass (g):12
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S6
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):30.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.2
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8
Classifier:D. Badyukov, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):5.4
Comments:Ca-Px: Fs10,3 Wo42.4, mv
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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. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 18' 24"N, 54° 33' 6"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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