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Dhofar 1022
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1022
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1022
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 271 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H(L)3-an
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H(L)3-an
Recommended:  H(L)3-an    [explanation]

This is the only approved meteorite classified as H(L)3-an.
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 249:
Date:3 Feb 2001
Latitude:19°14.981'N
Longitude:54°39.297'E
Mass (g):271
Pieces:1
Class:H(L)3-an
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18.5±1.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5±5.5
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, M. Niemeier, Mün
Type spec mass (g):44
Type spec location:Mün
Comments:Olivine and pyroxene composition like an H-chondrite, but chondrules too large for H-chondrite. Average apparent chondrule diameter: 420 µm. Oxygen data (R.N. Clayton, UChi): δ18O = +7.18; δ17O = +3.09
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Institutions
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UChi: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, United States (institutional address; updated 28 Feb 2011)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 14' 59"N, 54° 39' 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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