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Dhofar 786
Basic information Name: Dhofar 786
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 786
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 36.3 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 212:
Date:26 Jan 2001
Latitude:19°4.016'N
Longitude:54°31.159'E
Mass (g):36.334
Pieces:1
Class:H4/5
Shock stage:S2/3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Institutions
   and collections
NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 4' 1"N, 54° 31' 10"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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