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Dar al Gani 826
Basic information Name: Dar al Gani 826
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DaG 826
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Libya
Mass:help 23 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5-6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  L5/6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5/6
Recommended:  L5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 175 approved meteorites classified as L5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 187:
Date:Jan 2000
Latitude:27°03.409'N
Longitude:16°23.851'E
Mass (g):23
Pieces:1
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):22.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.6
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh (Frei)
Institutions
   and collections
Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 3'N, 16° 24'E)
     Recommended::   (27° 3' 25"N, 16° 23' 51"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km 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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