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Shişr 175
Basic information Name: Shişr 175
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 852 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L~5
Recommended:  L~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 60 approved meteorites classified as L~5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 17 Aug 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:Dhauka
Date:2000 Aug 24
Latitude:18°32.830' N
Longitude:53°56.286' E
Mass (g):852
Pieces:1
Class:L~5
Weathering grade:W4
Magnetic suscept.:4.30
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Type spec mass (g):24.4
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Bart
Finder:M. Kurz
Comments:chondrules up to 2.5 mm in recrystallized matrix.; submitted by R. Bartoschewitz
Institutions
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Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Weiland 37, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 30 Nov 2019)
Kurz: M. Kurz, Schillerstrasse 7, D-34626 Neukirchen, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 32' 50"N, 53° 56' 17"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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