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Dhofar 205
Basic information Name: Dhofar 205
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 205
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 20 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  H4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4-5
Recommended:  H4-5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 77 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:
  MB85
  Table 1
  Line 176:
Date:26 Jan 2000
Latitude:19°23.6'N
Longitude:54°46.8'E
Mass (g):20
Pieces:1
Class:H4-5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):17.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.5
Classifier:M. Ivanova, M. Nazarov and S. Afanasiev (Vernad)
Type spec mass (g):19
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 24'N, 54° 47'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 23' 36"N, 54° 46' 48"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2118 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3947 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 366 unapproved names)
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