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Dar al Gani 405
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 405
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 405
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 193 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H3
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  H3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3.5
Recommended:  H3.5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 20 approved meteorites classified as H3.5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 19:
Date:1998
Latitude:27°55.88'N
Longitude:15°52.05'E
Mass (g):193
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):14.2±5.9 (2.2-23.2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):8.5±5.4 (1.9-18.6)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.5±0.6 (0.2-2.4)
Classifier:J. Zipfel (MPI)
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)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 56'N, 15° 52'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 55' 53"N, 15° 52' 3"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.2 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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