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Dar al Gani 085
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 085
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 085
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1995
Country: Libya
Mass:help 153 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 81  (1997)  L3-4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L3-4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3-4
Recommended:  L3-4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites classified as L3-4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB81
  Table 3
  Line 111:
Latitude:27°02.77'N
Longitude:16°22.33'E
Mass (g):153
Pieces:1
Class:L3-4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):L4: 25.1 L3: 24.9 ± 4.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.5 ± 7.2
Classifier:D. Weber and A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:anonymous finder or at MNB
Comments:br
Institutions
   and collections
MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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. 81, MAPS 32, A159-A166 (1997)
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Matteo Chinellato   
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 2' 46"N, 16° 22' 20"E)
     Recommended::   (27° 2' 46"N, 16° 22' 20"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 8.9 m 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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