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Dhofar 1436 Lunar meteorite (Dho 1436), Dhofar, Omani
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Dhofar 1436 Lunar meteorite (Dho 1436)Meteorite Fall Location
DhofarGovernorate
OmanCountry

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18° 25' 23'' North , 54° 25' 23'' East
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Lunar meteorite, found 2004.

Regions containing this locality

AsiaContinent
Arabian Plate (Arabia Plate; Arab Plate)Tectonic Plate
Arabian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Meteorite/Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
Iron-Fe

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
MgMagnesium
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
AlAluminium
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
SiSilicon
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
SSulfur
S TroiliteFeS
CaCalcium
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe IronFe
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)

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Meteoritics & Planetary Science (2007) 43( 3), 571–632.

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