header
  MetSoc Home            Publications            Contacts  
Search the Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Last update: 28 Nov 2020
Search for: Search type: Search limits: Display: Publication:
Names
Text help
Places
Classes
Years
Contains
Starts with
Exact
Sounds like
NonAntarctic
Falls  Non-NWAs
What's new
  in the last:
Limit to approved meteorite names
Search text:  
Qatar 006
Basic information Name: Qatar 006
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Qatar
Mass:help 620 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5993 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 31 Mar 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:2015 Feb 16
Latitude:25°5.2326'N
Longitude:50°56.2674'E
Mass (g):620
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18.0 ± 0.3 (n=26)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.6 ± 0.9 (n=30)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.43 ± 0.35
Classifier:S. Ebert and A. Bischoff, IfP
Type spec mass (g):28
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:with finder
Finder:Nasser Saqr al Buainain
Comments:Not paired with Qatar 005; well-preserved chondritic texture and contains slightly unequilibrated low-Ca pyroxene.; submitted by Ebert Samuel
Institutions
   and collections
IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
Find references in NASA ADS:
Find references in Google Scholar:
Geography:

Qatar
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 5' 14"N, 50° 56' 16"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 17 approved meteorites from Qatar
Proximity search:
Find nearby meteorites: enter search radius (km):

Direct link to this page