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Dar al Gani 973
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 973
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 973
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Libya
Mass:help 82 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  Eucrite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Eucrite
Recommended:  Eucrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 419 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Eucrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 7
  Line 5:
Date:Oct 1999
Latitude:27°27.03'N
Longitude:16°13.43'E
Mass (g):82
Pieces:1
Class:Euc
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):23.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):42.2
Classifier:K. J. Cole, Harper
Type spec mass (g):16
Type spec location:type specimen and thin section, DuPont
Finder:Pelisson
Institutions
   and collections
DuPont: James M. DuPont Meteorite Collection, Deposited at FMNH in 2008., United States (private address; updated 1 Jun 2012)
Harper: Planetary Studies Foundation,10 Winterwood Lane, Unit B, Galena, Illinois 61036-9283, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 1 Dec 2011)
Pelisson: Richard and Roland Pelisson, 270 Rue de la Cascade, 38660 La Terrasse, France; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (27° 27' 2"N, 16° 13' 26"E)

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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