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Dhofar 1993
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1993
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1993
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Oman
Mass:help 205 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2790 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 7 May 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:2010 Apr 25
Latitude:18°41.598'N
Longitude:54°14.199'E
Mass (g):205
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):30.1±0.2 (n=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.7±0.2 (n=19)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):23
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Plagioclase grain size about 80 µm.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 41' 36"N, 54° 14' 12"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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