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Dhofar 759
Basic information Name: Dhofar 759
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 759
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 441 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  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:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 185:
Date:Oct 2000
Latitude:18°43.876'N
Longitude:54°49.202'E
Mass (g):441
Pieces:3
Class:H4/5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh, Frei
Type spec mass (g):20
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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° 43' 53"N, 54° 49' 12"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2124 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3951 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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