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Dhofar 426
Basic information Name: Dhofar 426
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 426
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 196 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10924 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:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 61:
Date:28 Mar 2001
Latitude:18°42.497'N
Longitude:54°34.491'E
Mass (g):196
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3-4
Fayalite (mol%):24.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):21
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec mass (g):22
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 42' 30"N, 54° 34' 29"E)

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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