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Dhofar 214
Basic information Name: Dhofar 214
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 214
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 11 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6117 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [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 9:
Date:11 Jan 2001
Latitude:19°02.6'N
Longitude:54°33.3'E
Mass (g):11
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1
Classifier:S. V. Afanasiev and N. Kononkova (Vernad)
Type spec mass (g):1.4
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:unknown
Comments:Probably paired with Dhofar 020
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:   (19° 3'N, 54° 33'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 2' 36"N, 54° 33' 18"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.9 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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