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Dhofar 440
Basic information Name: Dhofar 440
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 440
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 108 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H5/6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 242 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 63:
Date:31 Mar 2001
Latitude:18°45.078'N
Longitude:54°21.805'E
Mass (g):108
Pieces:1
Class:H5/6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec mass (g):20
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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° 45' 5"N, 54° 21' 48"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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