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Dhofar 1017
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1017
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1017
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 273 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6375 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)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 244:
Date:30 Dec 2002
Latitude:19°10.322'N
Longitude:54°47.677'E
Mass (g):273.299
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2/3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NMB
Finder: E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Comments:cpx
Institutions
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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. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 10' 19"N, 54° 47' 41"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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