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Dhofar 067
Basic information Name: Dhofar 067
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 067
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Oman
Mass:help 229 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5779 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 1
  Line 41:
Date:1999
Latitude:19°10.93'N
Longitude:54°38.67'E
Mass (g):229
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6
Classifier:A. Greshake (MNB)
Type spec mass (g):26.9
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 11'N, 54° 39'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 10' 56"N, 54° 38' 40"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.6 km apart

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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