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Jiddat al Harasis 557
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 557
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 557
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Oman
Mass:help 29.9 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10036 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)
Comments: Approved 27 Dec 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 5
  Line 57:
State/Prov/County:Oman
Date:Jan 24, 2008
Latitude:19°38.691'N
Longitude:55°38.537'E
Mass (g):29.9
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):20.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):29.9
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann, A. Grimberg, E. Janots
Comments:Submitted by Beda Hofmann. Comment accidentally omitted from MB97
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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° 38' 41"N, 55° 38' 32"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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