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Dhofar 962
Basic information Name: Dhofar 962
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 962
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 63.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6371 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 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 5
  Line 5:
Date:2004 Jan 6
Latitude:19°09'19.7"N
Longitude:54°33'19.8"E
Mass (g):63.5
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Classifier:T. Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):14.75
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:DSchrader
Finder:DSchrader
Comments:Corrected year 10 Apr 2007
Institutions
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NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
DSchrader: Devin Schrader, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, United States (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 9' 20"N, 54° 33' 20"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2168 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 22 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 4002 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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