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Dhofar 481
Basic information Name: Dhofar 481
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 481
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 120 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10273 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [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 70:
Date:1 Jan 2001
Latitude:19°09'951"N
Longitude:54°43'128"E
Mass (g):120
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):16.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
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° 9' 57"N, 54° 45' 8"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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