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Jiddat al Harasis 003
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 003
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Oman
Mass:help 10.83 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6538 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 5
  Line 28:
Date:2 Aug 1999
Latitude:19°31.8'N
Longitude:55°45.5'E
Mass (g):10830
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):24.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.2
Classifier:M. Ivanova, M. Nazarov, and S. Afanasiev (Vernad)
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 32'N, 55° 46'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 31' 48"N, 55° 45' 30"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.9 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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