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Dar al Gani 385
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 385
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 385
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1997
Country: Libya
Mass:help 447 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  H3-4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H3-4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3-4
Recommended:  H3-4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 14 approved meteorites classified as H3-4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 6
  Line 120:
Date:1997
Latitude:27°26.67'N
Longitude:16°16.46'E
Mass (g):447
Pieces:1
Class:H3-4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):15.9 (2.8-18.2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.9 (2.1-16.8)
Classifier:J. Zipfel and St. Schiermeyer (MPI)
Comments:br
Institutions
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MPI: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 27'N, 16° 16'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 26' 40"N, 16° 16' 28"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1 km 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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