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Dhofar 2107
Basic information Name: Dhofar 2107
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 2107
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Oman
Mass:help 244 g
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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 14 Jun 2020
Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:2009
Latitude:19°10.105'N
Longitude:54°45.232'E
Mass (g):244
Pieces:many
Class:L5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.6±0.4 (n=7)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.9±0.1 (n=7)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±0.3 (n=7)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):44.7
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Many brownish fragments some partly covered by fusion crust. The plagioclase grain size is about 30 µm.; 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. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 10' 6"N, 54° 45' 14"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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