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Dhofar 211
Basic information Name: Dhofar 211
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 211
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 255 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5956 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 6:
Date:14 Jan 2001
Latitude:18°15.4'N
Longitude:54°10.9'E
Mass (g):255
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):17.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):16,4
Classifier:S. V. Afanasiev and N. Kononkova (Vernad)
Type spec mass (g):75.6
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:unknown
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (18° 15'N, 54° 11'E)
     Recommended::   (18° 15' 24"N, 54° 10' 54"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2131 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3960 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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