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Dar al Gani 576
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 576
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 576
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 232 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  H4/5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 501 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 6
  Line 226:
Date:Mar 1998
Latitude:27°13.89'N
Longitude:16°19.57'E
Mass (g):231.5
Pieces:1
Class:H4/5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.4
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9
Classifier:C. Fiéni, M. Ghélis, and B. Zanda (MNHNP)
Institutions
   and collections
MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 14'N, 16° 20'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 13' 53"N, 16° 19' 34"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.7 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1498 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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