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Hammadah al Hamra 046
Basic information Name: Hammadah al Hamra 046
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HaH 046
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1994
Country: Libya
Mass:help 643 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 80  (1996)  L/LL6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L/LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L/LL6
Recommended:  L/LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 27 approved meteorites classified as L/LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 4-7), LL chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB80
  Table 3
  Line 5:
Latitude:28°37.00'N
Longitude:12°56.72'E
Mass (g):643
Pieces:1
Class:L/LL6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):26.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.5
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder
Comments:sv
Institutions
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 80, MAPS 31, A175-A180 (1996)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 37' 0"N, 12° 56' 43"E)
     Recommended::   (28° 37' 0"N, 12° 56' 43"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 5.9 m apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 213 approved meteorites from Gharyan, Libya (plus 16 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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