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Sayh al Uhaymir 172
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 172
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 172
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1913 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6210 approved meteorites (plus 9 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 6
  Line 75:
Date:17 Nov 2002
Latitude:20°59.6'N
Longitude:57°16.8'E
Mass (g):1913
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Classifier:S. Afansiev, Vernad, analysed by N. Kononkova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):637
Comments:With impact melt
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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. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 59' 36"N, 57° 16' 48"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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