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Sayh al Uhaymir 264
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 264
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 264
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 3.55 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2790 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 449:
Date:9 Nov 2002
Latitude:20°41.770'N
Longitude:57°11.694'E
Mass (g):3548.079
Pieces:6
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S1-2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):31
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.2
Wollastonite (mol%):3.3
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NMB
Finder:M. Hauser and L. Moser
Comments:very high Wo content; cpx
Institutions
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NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 41' 46"N, 57° 11' 42"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1751 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3960 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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