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Jiddat al Harasis 503
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 503
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 503
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: Oman
Mass:help 2.42 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H3-4
Recommended:  H3-4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 18 approved meteorites classified as H3-4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 17 Feb 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 144:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:12-Mar-2007
Latitude:19°45.134'N
Longitude:56°18.636'E
Mass (g):2421.6
Pieces:27
Class:H3-4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18 (by X-ray diffraction, ±1 mol% Fa)
Magnetic suscept.:4.59
Classifier:E. Gnos, E. Janots, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):2421.6
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:A. Al-Kathiri, E. Gnos, E. Janots, B. Hofmann, L. Huber
Comments:brecciated, paired JaH 500; 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° 45' 8"N, 56° 18' 38"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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