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dc.date.accessioned2023-06-05T17:48:18Z
dc.date.available2023-06-05T17:48:18Z
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dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu/handle/116099117/58931
dc.descriptionNotes on the total found in the Libyan Desert and the petrologic group 4 amphoterite.
dc.relationOscar Monnig Papers (MS 124)
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any document or photograph.
dc.sourceSeries III, Box 06, Dar Al Gani 298 folder
dc.subjectMeteorite
dc.subjectDar al Gani meteorites
dc.subjectLunar meteorite
dc.subjectAnorthositic breccia
dc.subjectChondrite
dc.titleDAR AL GANI 298 LL4 Found 1997 26º 58.20' N., 16º 42.28' E.
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dc.description.transcriptionA mass totaling 2,459 g was found in the Libyan Desert. This petrologic group 4 amphoterite is the least represented type among the ordinary chondrites. This meteorite has a very fresh appearance with a weathering grade of WO and is rich in noble gases suggesting a very recent fall. The above specimen of DaG 298 is a 28.9 g partial slice.


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