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Dar al Gani 044
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 044
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 044
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1995
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1741 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 80  (1996)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5782 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB80
  Table 3
  Line 106:
Latitude:27°08.36'N
Longitude:16°16.36'E
Mass (g):1741
Pieces:14
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.0±2.7
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder
Institutions
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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. 80, MAPS 31, A175-A180 (1996)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 8' 22"N, 16° 16' 22"E)
     Recommended::   (27° 8' 22"N, 16° 16' 22"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 16.4 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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