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Al Huqf 005
Basic information Name: Al Huqf 005
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: AH 005
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 763 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10994 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 4:
Date:28 Nov 2002
Latitude:19°50.434'N
Longitude:57°0.509'E
Mass (g):763.291
Pieces:many
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):24.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.7
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NMB
Finder:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Comments:probably paired with AH 006 and AH 008
Institutions
   and collections
NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 50' 26"N, 57° 0' 31"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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