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Sinai
Basic information Name: Sinai
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1916
Country: Egypt
Mass:help 1455 g
Classification
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NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10712 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Egypt
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 54'N, 32° 29'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 54'N, 32° 29'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Al Isma'iliyah, Egypt
     This is 1 of 78 approved meteorites from Egypt (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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Synonymshelp: Egyptian Meteorite (In NHM Cat)
Kantarah (In NHM Cat)

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