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Jiddat al Harasis 802
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 802
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 802
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1191 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  L3-6
Recommended:  L3-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 51 approved meteorites classified as L3-6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 12 Aug 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:2011 Jan 26
Latitude:19°38.282'N
Longitude:55°36.597'E
Mass (g):1191
Pieces:1
Class:L3-6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):13.5±7.8 (0.5-27.6, n=30)
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.9±4.5 (10.2-25.1, n=10)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.6±1.9 (0.6-6.4, n=10)
Classifier:B. Hofmann NMBE, E. Gnos MHNGE, N. Greber Bern
Type spec mass (g):1191
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:D. Abplanalp, U. Eggenberger, N. Federspiel, E. Gnos, B. Hofmann
Comments:Brecciated, dominant petrographic type 3 with clasts up to 4 mm in size of higher petrographic grades. Mean chondrule size ~0.8 mm. Fa 26.1±1.8 (n=14) in equilibrated clast. Mean chondrule size ~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)
MHNGE: Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Route de Malagnou 1, CH-1211 Genève 6 , Switzerland (institutional address; updated 27 Oct 2011)
Bern: University of Bern, University of Bern, Hochschulstrasse 4, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 38' 17"N, 55° 36' 36"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1746 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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