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Al Khuwaymat 001
Basic information Name: Al Khuwaymat 001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1870 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 17 Jul 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Ajdabiya
Origin or pseudonym:Sandy Desert
Date:2006
Latitude:27.46099°N
Longitude:22.36440°E
Mass (g):1870.3
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.2±7.2 (n=11)
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.0±9.1 (n=4)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.4±1.6 (n=4)
Classifier:R. Greenwood, OU
Type spec mass (g):22.5
Type spec location:OU
Main mass:Joe Bazyk
Finder:Joe Bazyk
Comments:work name B1; submitted by Richard Greenwood, Hélène Greenwood
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OU: Planetary and Space Sciences Department of Physical Sciences The Open University Walton Hall Milton Keynes MK7 6AA United Kingdom, United Kingdom (institutional address; updated 8 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (27° 27' 40"N, 22° 21' 52"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites from Ajdabiya, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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