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Dhofar 471
Basic information Name: Dhofar 471
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 471
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 158 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11525 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 66:
Date:1 Jan 2001
Latitude:19°15'334"N
Longitude:54°39'669"E
Mass (g):158
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):23.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh, Frei
Type spec mass (g):20
Institutions
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Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 15' 20"N, 54° 50' 9"E)

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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