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Sayh al Uhaymir 265
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 265
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 265
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 6.29 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  H4-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4-6
Recommended:  H4-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 100 approved meteorites classified as H4-6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 450:
Date:28 Dec 2002
Latitude:20°42.392'N
Longitude:57°11.035'E
Mass (g):6289.877
Pieces:37
Class:H4-6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.8
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NMB
Finder: E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Institutions
   and collections
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° 42' 24"N, 57° 11' 2"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1749 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3951 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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