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Dhofar 846
Basic information Name: Dhofar 846
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 846
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 156 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  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:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 179:
Date:5 Apr 2001
Latitude:18°20.6'N
Longitude:54°05.6'E
Mass (g):156
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9
Classifier:S. Afanasiev, Vernad, analyzed by A. Ulianov, MSUM
Type spec mass (g):31.8
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
MSUM: Department of Geology, Moscow State University, Vorobjovy Gory, Moscow, 119899, Russia (institutional address; updated 1 Mar 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 20' 36"N, 54° 5' 36"E)

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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