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Jiddat al Harasis 420
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 420
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 420
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: Oman
Mass:help 25.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  H3/4
Recommended:  H3/4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 36 approved meteorites classified as H3/4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 9 Jan 2009
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 7
  Line 38:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta, Oman
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:2-Mar-07
Latitude:19°57.459'N
Longitude:56°10.661'E
Mass (g):25.1
Pieces:1
Class:H3/4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):12.9-30.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):5.5-27.6
Wollastonite (mol%):0.3-2.0
Magnetic suscept.:4.94
Classifier:E. Gnos, E. Janots, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):25.1
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:M. Eggimann, B. Hofmann, F. Zurfluh
Comments:Mean chondrule size 0.35 mm
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NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 57' 28"N, 56° 10' 40"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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