Dhofar Lunar Meteorite #1

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Product Description

  • Lunar Meteorite
  • Dhofar 461
  • Found in 2001
  • Oman
  • Each specimen will come in the 1.25″ Gem Jar as shown.  You will get ONE specimen for the price.
 
Dhofar 461
Basic information Name: Dhofar 461
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 461
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 33.7 g
Classification
history:
Meteoritical Bulletin: MB 89   (2005) Lunar
MetBase: v. 7.1   (2006) Lunar (anorth)
Recommended:   Lunar (anorth)    [explanation]

This is 1 of 69 approved meteorites classified as Lunar (anorth).   [show all]
Search for other: Lunar meteorites

Pairing group:
Specimen Mass Type spec Place
Dhofar 026 148 41 Vernad
Dhofar 457 99.5 1.64 UCLA
Dhofar 458 36.7 1 UCLA
Dhofar 459 31.5 1.68 UCLA
Dhofar 460 73.1 9.16 Angers
Dhofar 461 33.7 3.03 UCLA
Dhofar 462 44.7 1.97 UCLA
Dhofar 463 24.3 2.85 UCLA
Dhofar 464 22.3 1.17 UCLA
Dhofar 465 70.7 2.58 UCLA
Dhofar 466 69.2 2.17 UCLA
Dhofar 467 36.2 1.17 UCLA
Dhofar 468 18.9 0.91 UCLA

13 specimens 708.8 70.33

Type specimen mass OK.

Data from:
MB89
Table 6
Line 5:
Date: 22 Apr 2001
Latitude: 18°14.682’N
Longitude: 53°59.868’E
Mass (g): 33.7
Pieces: 1
Class: Lunar
Classifier: P. Warren, UCLA,
Type spec mass (g): 3.03
Main mass: Labenne
Finder: Labenne
Comments: Paired with Dho 026
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