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Dhofar 753
Basic information Name: Dhofar 753
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 753
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 550 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H3/4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  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)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 179:
Date:Oct 2000
Latitude:18°15.951'N
Longitude:54°19.264'E
Mass (g):550
Pieces:1
Class:H3/4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.1
Wollastonite (mol%):0.6
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh, Frei
Type spec mass (g):20
Institutions
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Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 15' 57"N, 54° 19' 16"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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