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Dhofar 1226
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1226
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1226
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1040 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7172 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)
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 8
  Line 29:
Origin or pseudonym:Oman, desert plain
Date:27-Feb-2005
Latitude:18°41'18.7"N
Longitude:54°19'35.5"E
Mass (g):1040
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3-5
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.3
Type spec mass (g):47
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 41' 19"N, 54° 19' 36"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2152 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3984 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 447 unapproved names)
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