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Dhofar 1492
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1492
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1492
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Oman
Mass:help 510 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 620 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 6 Mar 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 83:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:22-Nov-08
Latitude:18°46.550'N
Longitude:54°27.260'E
Mass (g):510
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):14.5± 5.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):9 ±5.5
Classifier:A. Bischoff, M. Matthes, M. Horstmann, IfP
Type spec mass (g):20.2
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Anon
Comments:Submitted by A. Bischoff
Institutions
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 98, MAPS 45, 1530-1551 (2010)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 46' 33"N, 54° 27' 16"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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