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Dar al Gani 969
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 969
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 969
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 3.15 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  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:
  MB88
  Table 7
  Line 1:
Date:Oct 1998
Latitude:26°58.81'N
Longitude:16°20.98'E
Mass (g):3145
Pieces:1
Class:L/LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.2
Classifier:K. J. Cole, Harper
Type spec mass (g):67
Type spec location:type specimen and thin section, DuPont
Finder:Pelisson
Institutions
   and collections
DuPont: James M. DuPont Meteorite Collection, Deposited at FMNH in 2008., United States (private address; updated 1 Jun 2012)
Harper: Planetary Studies Foundation,10 Winterwood Lane, Unit B, Galena, Illinois 61036-9283, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 1 Dec 2011)
Pelisson: Richard and Roland Pelisson, 270 Rue de la Cascade, 38660 La Terrasse, France; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (26° 58' 49"N, 16° 20' 59"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1046 approved meteorites from Al Jufrah, Libya
     This is 1 of 1496 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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