Three Lunars

 


Dhofar 489
Oman   Find Coordinates: 19 25' N / 54 35' E
Find Date: August 11, 2001
Total Known Weight 34.4 g

Scale Graduations in photograph 0.05 mm.



Dar al Gani 262
Al Jufrah, Libya  Find Coordinates: 27 11' 01" N / 16 18' 1" E
Find Date: 1997
Total Known Weight: 513 g

Scale Graduations in photograph 0.1 mm. Specimen shown weighs 0.073 gram.



Dhofar 461
Dhofar 461 is paired with the Lunar meteorite Dhofar 026. Dhofar 026 was found in Oman at coordinates

18 13.6' N / 54 6.7' E

The mineralogy and classification on Dhofar 461 were done by, A. Rubin and P.Warren, UCLA

Scale Graduations in photograph are 0.1 mm. Specimen shown weighs 0.114 gram.

 

James P. Tobin 2003