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Dhofar 356
Basic information Name: Dhofar 356
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 356
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1372 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 6184 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 82:
Date:2000
Latitude:18°38.261'N
Longitude:54°43.879'E
Mass (g):1372
Pieces:many
Class:H6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):15
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.6
Classifier:A. Greshake (MNB)
Type spec mass (g):32
Institutions
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (18° 38'N, 54° 44'E)
     Recommended::   (18° 38' 16"N, 54° 43' 53"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.5 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2152 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3984 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 447 unapproved names)
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