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Dhofar 1457
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1457
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1457
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Oman
Mass:help 11.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H~5
Recommended:  H~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 174 approved meteorites classified as H~5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 21 Apr 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 65:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:22-Feb-2008
Latitude:18°59.905'N
Longitude:54°24.974'E
Mass (g):11.4
Pieces:1
Class:H~5
Weathering grade:W4
Magnetic suscept.:4.94
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):2.3
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Anon
Finder:anonymous
Comments:Petrologic type is approximate.; submitted by R. Bartoschewitz
Institutions
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Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 98, MAPS 45, 1530-1551 (2010)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 59' 54"N, 54° 24' 58"E)

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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