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Dhofar 416
Basic information Name: Dhofar 416
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 416
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 281 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L/LL3
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  L(LL)3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L/LL3
Recommended:  L/LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 31 approved meteorites classified as L/LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 3), LL chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 129:
Date:26 Mar 2001
Latitude:18°45.856'N
Longitude:54°13.995'E
Mass (g):281
Pieces:1
Class:L(LL)3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3/4
Fayalite (mol%):13.5 ± 7.5 (1-31)
Ferrosilite (mol%):10.2 ± 5.7 (1-21)
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff (Mün)
Type spec mass (g):25
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° 46'N, 54° 14'E)
     Recommended::   (18° 45' 51"N, 54° 14' 0"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.3 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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