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Dhofar 1580
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1580
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1580
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1503 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  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 18 Dec 2010
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:Stony desert
Date:02 Dec 2004
Latitude:18°34.07'N
Longitude:54°25.61'E
Mass (g):1503
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):30.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.2
Wollastonite (mol%):2.9
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):374.3
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by C. A. Lorenz
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 34' 4"N, 54° 25' 37"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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