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Jiddat al Harasis 830
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 830
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 830
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1851 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 677 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 4 Mar 2017
Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:desert plain
Date:19 Jan 2012
Latitude:19°8.977'N
Longitude:55°15.631'E
Mass (g):1851.224
Pieces:11
Class:L3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.2-27.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):10.4-21.5
Wollastonite (mol%):0.3-4.6
Classifier:B. Hofmann, E. Gnos, E. Greber
Type spec mass (g):1851.224
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:Edwin Gnos, Beda Hofmann, Elise Wimmer, Karl Wimmer, Florian Zurfluh
Comments:meanchondrule diameter 0.8 mm; submitted by Beda Hofmann
Institutions
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NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 8' 59"N, 55° 15' 38"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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