Age: 5,848.1 ± 2,216.3; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: T10915C!
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Parent Branch: H5a3
Descendant branch(s): H5a3a1 H5a3a2 H5a3a3

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Note: This information does not imply an endorcement of YFull or their methods. It is provided at the request of readers.


Haplogroup H5a3a is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. Its age is between 3,600 and 8,100 years (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup H5a3a Phylotree History

Phylotree.org is the maternal (mtDNA) tree of humanity. It is maintained by Dr. Mannis Van Oven. Each build is a major update to the tree. The current build is #17.

Build# Called Variants (Mutations) Notes
14 H5a3a T10915C! Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 H5a3a T10915C! Released 30 Sep 2012
16 H5a3a T10915C! Released 19 Feb 2014
17 H5a3a T10915C! Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup H5a3a Data Sources

GenBank Samples

GenBank is a database of genetic sequence data. It is run by the United States National Institute of Health. It serves as the main repository for mtDNA full sequence profiles. Samples come both from published academic literature and donations from genetic genealogy community members. In addition to GenBank samples, listings below may include other samples published but not submitted to GenBank such as those from the HapMap project.

Note: GenBank results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing resuts over to build 17.

Hg ID Origin Publication Hg BLD16 Hg BLD17 Hg YFull Missing Variants Additional Variants
Hap5001973 - Behar et al., 2012b H5a3a - none H5a3a:309.1C, 315.1C, 7962
Hap5003604 - Behar et al., 2012b H5a3a - none H5a3a:309.1C, 315.1C, 9055
Hap5003730 - Behar et al., 2012b H5a3a - none H5a3a:309.1C, 315.1C, 4092, 5012, 5369, 14040, 15519, 15924
Hap5006566 - Coble et al., 2004 H5a3a - none H5a3a:309.1C, 315.1C, 523-524d, 5817, 9725, 12384, 16519, 16527
Hap5012971 - Raule et al., 2014 H5a3a - none H5a3a:309.1C, 315.1C, 12384, 13350C, 15456G, 16519

Geno 2.0 Data

Data from Geno 2.0 is derived from the The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project — the DAR. The Hg ID is specific to this site and is used to protect the identities of those who take part in Genographic research. Birth Country, Mother's Birth Country, and Maternal Grandmother's Birth Country have been normalized from DAR database fields. The Maternal Origin is determined based on the three previous fields.

Note: Geno 2.0 results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing resuts over to build 17.

Hg ID Birth
Birth Country
Maternal Grandmother's
Birth Country

If you use the information in this table, please credit both this site and The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project.

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