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Jiddat al Harasis 897
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 897
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 897
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Oman
Mass:help 279 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1652 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 7 May 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Date:2011 Nov 28
Latitude:19°49.940'N
Longitude:56°26.656'E
Mass (g):279
Pieces:several
Class:L4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.9±0.2 (n=19)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.2±1.2 (17.2-21.1, n=21)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7±0.3 (0.7-1.4, n=21)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):21.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Contains rare about 1 µm-sized plagioclase grains.; 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. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 49' 56"N, 56° 26' 39"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1751 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3960 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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