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Dhofar 1604
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1604
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1604
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 438 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6546 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 27 Oct 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:10 Dec 2004
Latitude:18°54.70'N
Longitude:54°26.04'E
Mass (g):438
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):24.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):86
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Field name is 18-3-36; analyst N.N. Kononkova (Vernad); submitted by C. A. Lorenz
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 54' 42"N, 54° 26' 2"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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