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Jiddat al Harasis 343
Basic information Name: Jiddat al Harasis 343
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: JaH 343
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Oman
Mass:help 528 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2807 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 8
  Line 74:
Origin or pseudonym:Oman, desert plain
Date:23-Mar-2006
Latitude:19°45.105'N
Longitude:56°34.791'E
Mass (g):528.4
Pieces:3
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):27.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:E. Gnos, MHNGE and B. Hofmann, NMBE
Type spec mass (g):528.4
Type spec location:NMBE
Finder:M. Eggimann and E. Gnos, MHNGE
Institutions
   and collections
NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
MHNGE: Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Route de Malagnou 1, CH-1211 Genève 6 , Switzerland (institutional address; updated 27 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 45' 6"N, 56° 34' 47"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1753 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3984 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 447 unapproved names)
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