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Sarir Qattusah 005
Basic information Name: Sarir Qattusah 005
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SQ 005
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Libya
Mass:help 1527 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11330 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:
  MB84
  Table 8
  Line 228:
Date:May 1999
Latitude:26°50.550'N
Longitude:15°41.505'E
Mass (g):1527
Pieces:3
Class:L6
Shock stage:S6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):25
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.4
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh (Frei)
Comments:sv, rw
Institutions
   and collections
Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Libya
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (26° 51'N, 15° 42'E)
     Recommended::   (26° 50' 33"N, 15° 41' 31"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.2 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites from Murzuq, Libya
     This is 1 of 1504 approved meteorites from Libya (plus 22 unapproved names) (plus 2 impact craters)
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