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Sayh al Uhaymir 090
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 090
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 090
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 94.8 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Martian (shergottite)
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  Martian
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Shergottite-basaltic (ol phyric)
Recommended:  Martian (shergottite)    [explanation]

This is 1 of 186 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Martian (shergottite).   [show all]
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Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 190:
Date:19 Jan 2002
Latitude:21°00.0'N
Longitude:57°19.2'E
Mass (g):94.84
Pieces:2
Class:Martian
Classifier:S. V. Afanasiev and N. Kononkova (Vernad)
Type spec mass (g):25.9
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:unknown
Comments:Probably paired with SaU 005/008/051/060/094
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (21° 0'N, 57° 19'E)
     Recommended::   (21° 0' 0"N, 57° 19' 12"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.3 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1748 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman
     This is 1 of 3943 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 300 unapproved names)
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