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Dhofar 1987
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1987
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1987
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 212 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3132 approved meteorites classified as LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 27 Jan 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:16 Jan 2004
Latitude:18°55.17'N
Longitude:54°18.48'E
Mass (g):212
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):26.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.6
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz,Vernad
Type spec mass (g):70.4
Type spec location:Vernad.
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Field name is 15-3-20; 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. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 55' 10"N, 54° 18' 29"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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