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Dhofar 004
Basic information Name: Dhofar 004
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 004
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Oman
Mass:help 163 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9509 approved meteorites (plus 11 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:
  MB84
  Table 5
  Line 4:
Date:3 Dec 1999
Latitude:18°25.7'N
Longitude:54°03.2'E
Mass (g):163
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.7
Classifier:M. Ivanova, M. Nazarov, and S. Afanasiev (Vernad)
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (18° 26'N, 54° 3'E)
     Recommended::   (18° 25' 42"N, 54° 3' 12"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.7 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2115 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3939 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 300 unapproved names)
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