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Dhofar 932
Basic information Name: Dhofar 932
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 932
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 64 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1648 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 221:
Date:6 Apr 2001
Latitude:19°10.0'N
Longitude:54°52.3'E
Mass (g):64
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):21.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.3
Wollastonite (mol%):2.8
Classifier:S. Afanasiev and N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):15.1
Type spec location:Vernad
Institutions
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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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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 10' 0"N, 54° 52' 18"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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