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Dar al Gani 737
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 737
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 737
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1053 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L3
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  L3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 678 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 99:
Date:1998
Latitude:27°11.37'N
Longitude:16°03.87'E
Mass (g):1053
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):14-25
Ferrosilite (mol%):6-20
Classifier:F. Wlotzka (MPI) and M. Kurz (Neukirchen, Germany)
Comments:Equil. ol. grains Fa24
Institutions
   and collections
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
MPI: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 11'N, 16° 4'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 11' 22"N, 16° 3' 52"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.7 km apart

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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