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Qatar 015
Basic information Name: Qatar 015
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Qatar
Mass:help 195 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 107  (2018)  L5-6
Recommended:  L5-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 61 approved meteorites classified as L5-6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 20 Jul 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Jumayliyah
Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:03 March 2018
Latitude:25° 30.44'N
Longitude:50° 55.33'E
Mass (g):195
Pieces:1
Class:L5-6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):24.1 ± 0.7 (n=9)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.2 ± 0.4 (n=9)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1 ± 0.9 (n=9)
Classifier:K. Klemm and A. Bischoff
Type spec mass (g):20.1
Type spec location:IfP
Main mass:Finder
Finder:Nasser Albuainain
Comments:shock veins, breccia; submitted by Eber S.
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IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, MAPS 55, 460-462
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Qatar
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 30' 26"N, 50° 55' 20"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites from Al Jumayliyah, Qatar
     This is 1 of 17 approved meteorites from Qatar
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