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Dhofar 1519
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1519
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1519
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Oman
Mass:help 388 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  Ureilite
Recommended:  Ureilite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 499 approved meteorites classified as Ureilite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Ureilites
Comments: Approved 28 Aug 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 88:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Date:20 Nov 2008
Latitude:18°27.67'N
Longitude:54°21.98'E
Mass (g):388
Pieces:1
Class:Ureilite
Fayalite (mol%):21.9-22.2; 10.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.1-18.2; 7.8
Wollastonite (mol%):8.1-8.3; 8.8
Classifier:A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS
Type spec mass (g):24.3
Type spec location:UWS
Main mass:MFarmer
Finder:MFarmer
Comments:reduced rims on ol and pigeonite. Field name: MF08-5; submitted by A. Irving
Institutions
   and collections
UWS: University of Washington, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, 70 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 15 Jan 2012)
MFarmer: Michael Farmer, P.O. Box 86059, Tucson, AZ 85754-6059, United States; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 27' 40"N, 54° 21' 59"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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