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Dhofar 1431
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1431
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1431
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Oman
Mass:help 189 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2752 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 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 8
  Line 39:
Origin or pseudonym:Oman, desert plain
Date:6-March-2006
Latitude:18°35'18"N
Longitude:54°13'5"E
Mass (g):189
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):30.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.5
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1
Type spec mass (g):22
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 35' 18"N, 54° 13' 5"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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