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Dhofar 1028
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1028
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1028
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 183.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6721 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 255:
Date:29 Jan 2003
Latitude:18°39.417'N
Longitude:54°14.324'E
Mass (g):183.1
Pieces:10
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3-4
Fayalite (mol%):24.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):21
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, M. Niemeier, Mün
Type spec mass (g):27.5
Type spec location:Mün
Comments:sv, calc.v,
Institutions
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 39' 25"N, 54° 14' 19"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2131 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3960 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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