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Jiddat al Harasis 831
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 831
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 831
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Oman
Mass:help 276 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11301 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 23 Jan 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al wusta
Origin or pseudonym:sand/carbonate desert
Date:Jan 2011
Latitude:19°39.6117'N
Longitude:56°0.56'E
Mass (g):275.7
Pieces:2
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):25.5±0.2 (N=16)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.1±0.9 (N=17)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±0.3 (N=17)
Classifier:C. Herd, UAb, S. Nasir, SQU, and T. Theye, UStutt
Type spec mass (g):52.6
Type spec location:UAb
Main mass:SQU
Comments:Field number O-3; submitted by C. Herd
Institutions
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UAb: 1-26 Earth Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2E3, Canada, Canada; Website (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
SQU: Sultan Qaboos University, College of Science, Earth Sciences Department, P.O. Box 36 Code 123 Al­Khoud, Oman (institutional address; updated 5 Oct 2014)
UStutt: Universität Stuttgart, Institut für Mineralogie und Kristallchemie, Azenbergstraße 18, D-70174 Stuttgart , Germany (institutional address; updated 3 Aug 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 39' 37"N, 56° 0' 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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