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Dar al Gani 841
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 841
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 841
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 405 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  L4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1652 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:
  MB85
  Table 3
  Line 109:
Date:Oct 1998
Latitude:27°01.60'N
Longitude:16°15.85'E
Mass (g):405
Pieces:2
Class:L4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):20.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):20
Classifier:A. Sexton (OU)
Main mass:Pelisson
Institutions
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OU: Planetary and Space Sciences Department of Physical Sciences The Open University Walton Hall Milton Keynes MK7 6AA United Kingdom, United Kingdom (institutional address; updated 8 Dec 2011)
Pelisson: Richard and Roland Pelisson, 270 Rue de la Cascade, 38660 La Terrasse, France; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 2'N, 16° 16'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 1' 36"N, 16° 15' 51"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1504 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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