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Dhofar 931
Basic information Name: Dhofar 931
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 931
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 105 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11298 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)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 220:
Date:11 Nov 2002
Latitude:19°06.3'N
Longitude:54°49.1'E
Mass (g):105
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:S. Afanasiev and N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):43.5
Type spec location:Vernad
Institutions
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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. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 6' 18"N, 54° 49' 6"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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