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Dhofar 852
Basic information Name: Dhofar 852
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 852
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 122 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  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:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 185:
Date:3 Apr 2001
Latitude:18°14.6'N
Longitude:54°08.1'E
Mass (g):122
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.7
Wollastonite (mol%):1
Classifier:S. Afanasiev, Vernad, analyzed by A. Ulianov, MSUM
Type spec mass (g):59.1
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° 14' 36"N, 54° 8' 6"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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