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Jiddat al Harasis 962
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 962
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 962
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Oman
Mass:help 734 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 680 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 5 May 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Date:7 Mar 2010
Latitude:19°43.998'N
Longitude:56°20.879'E
Mass (g):734
Pieces:many
Class:L3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):14.6±8.2 (0.9-23.2, n=30)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.5±7.1 (2.1-27.1, n=30)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.6±0.3 (0.2-1.2, n=30)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):34.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:well-developed chondritic texture; chondrule mean diameter about 0.6 mm.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 44' 0"N, 56° 20' 53"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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