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Hammadah al Hamra 303
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 303
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 303
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1016 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10273 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:
  MB86
  Table 5
  Line 48:
Date:15 Aug 2000
Latitude:28°32.45'N
Longitude:13°23.95'E
Mass (g):1016
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):17.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.5
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff (Mün)
Type spec mass (g):27.4
Type spec location:Mün
Institutions
   and collections
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 32'N, 13° 24'E)
     Recommended::   (28° 32' 27"N, 13° 23' 57"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 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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