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Hammadah al Hamra 032
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 032
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 032
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1990
Country: Libya
Mass:help 129 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 72  (1992)  L6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11525 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)
Data from:
  MB72
  Table 7
  Line 7:
Latitude:28°47'N
Longitude:13°13'E
Mass (g):129
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Fayalite (mol%):24.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.1
Classifier:classification and information, A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D-4400 Munster, Germany. Analysts: A. Bischoff, W. Beckerling, M. Endress, T. Geiger, T. Grund
Main mass:finder
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 72, Meteoritics 27, 109-117 (1992)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 47'N, 13° 13'E)
     Recommended::   (28° 47'N, 13° 13'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 161 approved meteorites from Ash Shati', Libya
     This is 1 of 1517 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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