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Dar al Gani 768
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 768
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 768
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Libya
Mass:help 77.9 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Eucrite-br
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  Eucrite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Eucrite
Recommended:  Eucrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 431 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Eucrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 129:
Date:Nov 1999
Latitude:26°59.005'N
Longitude:16°28.097'E
Mass (g):77.9
Pieces:1
Class:Eucrite
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W0
Ferrosilite (mol%):63.7
Wollastonite (mol%):2.4
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh (Frei)
Comments:br, plag: An88-93
Institutions
   and collections
Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (26° 59'N, 16° 28'E)
     Recommended::   (26° 59' 1"N, 16° 28' 6"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.2 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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