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Dhofar 503
Basic information Name: Dhofar 503
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 503
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 320 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H3.9
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3.9
Recommended:  H3.9    [explanation]

This is 1 of 44 approved meteorites classified as H3.9.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 87:
Date:25 Jan 2000
Latitude:18°34.9'N
Longitude:54°24.3'E
Mass (g):320
Pieces:1
Class:H3.9
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.4
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
Classifier:S. Afanasiev, Vernad, analyzed by A. Ulianov, MwSU
Type spec mass (g):162
Type spec location:additional MwSU
Comments:PMD Ol 8.5
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
MwSU: Department of Geology, Moscow State University, Vorobjovy Gory, Moscow, 119899, Russia (institutional address; updated 1 Mar 2011)
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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° 34' 54"N, 54° 24' 18"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2118 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3947 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 366 unapproved names)
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