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Hammadah al Hamra 045
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 045
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 045
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1994
Country: Libya
Mass:help 537 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 80  (1996)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10209 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:
  MB80
  Table 3
  Line 4:
Latitude:29°21.70'N
Longitude:11°14.75'E
Mass (g):537
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):20
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.7
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder
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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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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (29° 21' 4"N, 11° 14' 45"E)
     Recommended::   (29° 21' 42"N, 11° 14' 45"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.2 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 27 approved meteorites from Ghadamis, Libya (plus 2 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1509 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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