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Dhofar 829
Basic information Name: Dhofar 829
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 829
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 19.7 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6177 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:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 255:
Date:12 Feb 2001
Latitude:19°3.602'N
Longitude:54°34.728'E
Mass (g):19.677
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):20
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.8
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Institutions
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NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 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::   (19° 3' 36"N, 54° 34' 44"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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