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Hammadah al Hamra 073
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 073
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 073
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1994
Country: Libya
Mass:help 569 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 80  (1996)  C4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  C4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  C4-ung
Recommended:  C4-ung    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites classified as C4-ung.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (equilibrated), and Ungrouped chondrites
Data from:
  MB80
  Table 3
  Line 32:
Latitude:28°47.26'N
Longitude:12°52.21'E
Mass (g):569
Pieces:1
Class:C4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.9±0.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):8.5±2.8
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder
Comments:relict forsterite; Weber et al. (1996)
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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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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 47' 16"N, 12° 52' 13"E)
     Recommended::   (28° 47' 16"N, 12° 52' 13"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 15.4 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 213 approved meteorites from Gharyan, Libya (plus 16 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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