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Jiddat al Harasis 715
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 715
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 715
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Oman
Mass:help 163.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6705 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 19 Oct 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:2011 Feb 06
Latitude:19°42.123'N
Longitude:56°43.484'E
Mass (g):163.5
Pieces:3
Class:L5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:B. Hofmann NMBE, E. Gnos MHNGE, N. Greber, Bern
Type spec mass (g):163.5
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:D. Abplanalp, S. Boschetti, U. Eggenberger, N. Federspiel, N. Greber, B. Hofmann
Comments:Submitted by Beda Hofmann
Institutions
   and collections
NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
MHNGE: Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Route de Malagnou 1, CH-1211 Genève 6 , Switzerland (institutional address; updated 27 Oct 2011)
Bern: University of Bern, University of Bern, Hochschulstrasse 4, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 42' 7"N, 56° 43' 29"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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