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Dhofar 1080
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1080
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1080
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 127.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  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)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 307:
Date:18 Jul 2001
Latitude:18°44.439'N
Longitude:54°11.982'E
Mass (g):127.2
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):17.5±1.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):15±2.5
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, M. Niemeier, Mün
Type spec mass (g):20.4
Type spec location:Mün
Institutions
   and collections
Mün: 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. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 44' 26"N, 54° 11' 59"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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