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Jiddat al Harasis 566
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 566
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 566
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: Oman
Mass:help 2.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  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 27 Dec 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 5
  Line 64:
State/Prov/County:Oman
Date:Mar 6, 2007
Latitude:19°47.250'N
Longitude:56°25.209'E
Mass (g):2.4
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7
Magnetic suscept.:4.11
Classifier:E. Gnos, E. Janots, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):2.4
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:M. Eggimann, E. Gnos, E. Janots, B. Hofmann, L. Huber, F. Zurfluh
Comments:paired JaH 493; submitted by Beda Hofmann. Comment accidentally omitted from MB97
Institutions
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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. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 47' 15"N, 56° 25' 13"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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