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Jiddat al Harasis 562
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 562
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 562
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Oman
Mass:help 350 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  L3.7-3.8
Recommended:  L3.7/3.8    [explanation]

This is the only approved meteorite classified as L3.7/3.8.
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 11 Feb 2010
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 5
  Line 60:
State/Prov/County:Oman
Date:Jan 26, 2008
Latitude:19°49.958'N
Longitude:56°12.790'E
Mass (g):350.0
Pieces:60
Class:L3.7-3.8
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):15.3-23.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):3.2-18.3
Wollastonite (mol%):0.2-1.8
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):350.0
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:E. Gnos, E. Janots. Chondrule size 0.45 mm, bulk Fe 21.4%.
Comments:pet grade with cathodolum.; chondr. size 0.45 mm, bulk Fe 21.4%; submitted by Beda Hofmann. Comment accidentally omitted from MB97
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. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 49' 57"N, 56° 12' 47"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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