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Dhofar 1170
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1170
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1170
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Oman
Mass:help 501 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  Ureilite
Recommended:  Ureilite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 499 approved meteorites classified as Ureilite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Ureilites
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 8
  Line 25:
Origin or pseudonym:Oman, desert plain
Date:16-Jan-2005
Latitude:19°13'05.2"N
Longitude:54°55'02.7"E
Mass (g):501
Pieces:1
Class:URE
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):16.6 (core)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.1 (core)
Type spec mass (g):20.1
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Oman
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     Recommended::   (19° 13' 5"N, 54° 55' 3"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2118 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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