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Sayh al Uhaymir 137
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 137
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 137
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 8.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11692 approved meteorites (plus 6 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)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 4
  Line 313:
Date:29 Dec 2001
Latitude:21°04'16.6"N
Longitude:57°06'06.3"E
Mass (g):8.07
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.8
Wollastonite (mol%):1.46
Classifier:F. Melcher, Hanover and Bart
Type spec mass (g):1.5
Type spec location:Vernad
Comments:i.m.
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Weiland 37, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 30 Nov 2019)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (21° 4' 17"N, 57° 6' 6"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1755 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3999 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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