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Al Huqf 004
Basic information Name: Al Huqf 004
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: AH 004
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 260 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6528 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 3:
Date:21 Oct 2002
Latitude:19°32.689'N
Longitude:57°5.884'E
Mass (g):260.22
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2-3
Fayalite (mol%):25.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NHB
Finder:M. Hauser and L. Moser
Comments:cpx
Institutions
   and collections
NHB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 32' 41"N, 57° 5' 53"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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