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Hammadah al Hamra 205
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 205
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 205
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1997
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1880 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10280 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:
  MB83
  Table 6
  Line 270:
Date:1997
Latitude:28°33.91'N
Longitude:13°16.58'E
Mass (g):1880
Pieces:2
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.6
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, analyzed by D. Weber, L. Niemann, K. Pollok, and A. Jäckel (Mün)
Main mass:some at MNB
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 34'N, 13° 17'E)
     Recommended::   (28° 33' 55"N, 13° 16' 35"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.7 km apart

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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