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Dhofar 1283
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1283
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1283
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Oman
Mass:help 502 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7170 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 3 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 5
  Line 6:
Date:2005
Latitude:18°33'14.1"N
Longitude:54°01'10.5"E
Mass (g):502
Pieces:4
Class:L5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):22.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.8
Classifier:A. Greshake
Type spec mass (g):24.3 MNB
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:JNMC-Zürich Switzerland
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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. 90, MAPS 41, 1383-1418 (2006)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 33' 14"N, 54° 1' 10"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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