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Ramlat ar Rabbab 001
Basic information Name: Ramlat ar Rabbab 001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RaR 001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: United Arab Emirates
Mass:help 9.7 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6202 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Mar 2021
Revised 25 Jul 2021: Corrected name and country
Writeuphelp
Writeup from MB 110:

Ramlat ar Rabbab 001        22°43.335’N, 55°12.551’E
(Initially released under the incorrect name Al Huwaysah 033)

United Arab Emirates

Find: 2019 Jan

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H6)

History: Two stones found 140 m away by the same anonymous finder (5.69 g at 22°43.335’N, 55°12.551’E, 4.04 g at 22°43.408’N, 55°12.546’E). Half a day of searching around these two stones by three meteorite hunters gave no other finds.

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2019 Jan
Latitude:22°43.335'N
Longitude:55°12.551'E
Mass (g):9.73
Pieces:2
Class:H6
Weathering grade:W5
Magnetic suscept.:4.86
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):1.95
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:anonymous
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name 3CC01; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

United Arab Emirates
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 43' 20"N, 55° 12' 33"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 40 approved meteorites from United Arab Emirates
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Synonymshelp: Al Huwaysah 033 (Original incorrect name)

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