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Dar al Gani 929
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 929
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 929
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Libya
Mass:help 119 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  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:
  MB87
  Table 7
  Line 28:
Date:Nov 2000
Latitude:26°57'N
Longitude:16°27'E
Mass (g):119
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17-19
Ferrosilite (mol%):10-18
Classifier:A. Burroni and L. Folco, MNA-SI
Type spec mass (g):17.3
Institutions
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MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (26° 57'N, 16° 27'E)

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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