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Dhofar 636
Basic information Name: Dhofar 636
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 636
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 718 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6720 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 111:
Date:19 Jan 2001
Latitude:19°11.892'N
Longitude:54°52.936'E
Mass (g):718
Pieces:6
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3-4
Fayalite (mol%):23.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.5
Classifier:A. Sokol, A. Bischoff, Mün
Type spec mass (g):27
Type spec location:Mün
Comments:calc. v.
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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::   (19° 11' 54"N, 54° 52' 56"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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