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Hammadah al Hamra 292
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 292
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 292
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Libya
Mass:help 3.57 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6000 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 7
  Line 38:
Date:Oct 2000
Latitude:29°01.26'N
Longitude:10°32.27'E
Mass (g):3570
Pieces:many
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8
Classifier:K. J. Cole, Harper
Type spec mass (g):39
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::   (29° 1' 16"N, 10° 32' 16"E)

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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