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Jiddat al Harasis 828
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 828
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 828
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Oman
Mass:help 531 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6350 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 10 Jan 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:desert plain
Date:19 Jan 2012
Latitude:19°7.901'N
Longitude:55°36.403'E
Mass (g):531.095
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):16.0 (by X-ray diffraction, ±1 mol% Fa)
Classifier:B. Hofmann, E. Gnos, E. Greber
Type spec mass (g):531.095
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:Edwin Gnos, Beda Hofmann, Elise Wimmer, Karl Wimmer, Florian Zurfluh
Comments:Submitted by Beda Hofmann
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NMBE: 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. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 7' 54"N, 55° 36' 24"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1756 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 4002 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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