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Hammadah al Hamra 089
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 089
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 089
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1995
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1379 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 80  (1996)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10605 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB80
  Table 3
  Line 48:
Latitude:28°28.03'N
Longitude:13°19.02'E
Mass (g):1397
Pieces:3
Class:H5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.3
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder
Comments:sv
Institutions
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 80, MAPS 31, A175-A180 (1996)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 28' 2"N, 13° 19' 1"E)
     Recommended::   (28° 28' 2"N, 13° 19' 1"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 8.3 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 161 approved meteorites from Ash Shati', Libya
     This is 1 of 1523 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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