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Jiddat al Harasis 406
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 406
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 406
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Oman
Mass:help 33 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11301 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 9 Jan 2009
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 7
  Line 24:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta, Oman
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:28-Mar-06
Latitude:19°31.961'N
Longitude:56°52.335'E
Mass (g):33000
Pieces:2
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.7
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):27.5 g
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Muscat Oman
Finder:A. Al-Kathiri, E. Gnos, M. Eggimann
Institutions
   and collections
NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 31' 58"N, 56° 52' 20"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1751 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3959 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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