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Jiddat al Harasis 494
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 494
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 494
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: Oman
Mass:help 63.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11300 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 11 Feb 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 140:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:1-Mar-2007
Latitude:19°47.144'N
Longitude:56°25.573'E
Mass (g):63.8
Pieces:2
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):26 (by X-ray diffraction, ±1 mol% Fa)
Magnetic suscept.:4.12
Classifier:E. Gnos, E. Janots, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):63.8
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:M. Eggimann, B. Hofmann, F. Zurfluh
Comments:paired JaH 493; submitted by Beda Hofmann
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. 98, MAPS 45, 1530-1551 (2010)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 47' 9"N, 56° 25' 34"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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