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Dhofar 412
Basic information Name: Dhofar 412
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 412
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 478 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5780 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 127:
Date:25 Mar 2001
Latitude:18°49.278'N
Longitude:54°20.848'E
Mass (g):478
Pieces:2
Class:H6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3/4
Fayalite (mol%):19
Ferrosilite (mol%):17
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff (Mün)
Type spec mass (g):34
Type spec location:Mün
Institutions
   and collections
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (18° 49'N, 54° 21'E)
     Recommended::   (18° 49' 17"N, 54° 20' 51"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.6 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2118 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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