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Dar al Gani 877
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 877
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 877
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Libya
Mass:help 211 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10263 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:
  MB86
  Table 5
  Line 6:
Date:Nov 2000
Latitude:27°05'N
Longitude:16°07'E
Mass (g):211
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):16
Ferrosilite (mol%):14
Classifier:A. Burroni and L. Folco (MNA-SI)
Type spec mass (g):210
Type spec location:OAM
Main mass:finder except DaG 877, HaH 293 and HaH 294
Institutions
   and collections
MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
OAM: Museo del Cielo e della Terra Vicolo Baciadonne 1 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto ( BO) Italy Osservatorio Astronomico e Museo "Giorgio Abetti", San Giovanni Persiceto, Bologna, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 31 Oct 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 5'N, 16° 7'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 5'N, 16° 7'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1516 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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