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Dhofar 1526
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1526
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1526
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Oman
Mass:help 71.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  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 27 Dec 2009
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 5
  Line 4:
State/Prov/County:Oman
Date:Jan 21, 2008
Latitude:19°34.053'N
Longitude:54°57.249'E
Mass (g):71.1
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):16.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.8
Wollastonite (mol%):0.8
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann
Type spec mass (g):71.1
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:A. Al-Kathiri, E. Gnos, B. Hofmann, A. Grimberg, E. Janots
Comments:Date accidentally omitted from MB97
Institutions
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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. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 34' 3"N, 54° 57' 15"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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