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Dhofar 1281
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1281
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1281
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Oman
Mass:help 140 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11301 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [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 4:
Date:2005
Latitude:18°13'10.1"N
Longitude:54°18'18.5"E
Mass (g):140
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3/4
Fayalite (mol%):23.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.3
Classifier:A. Greshake
Type spec mass (g):25.2 MNB
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:JNMC-Zürich Switzerland
Institutions
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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° 13' 10"N, 54° 18' 19"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2130 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3959 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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