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Sayh al Uhaymir 177
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 177
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 177
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 48 g
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Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2740 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)
Comments: Approved 3 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 5
  Line 47:
Date:9 Dec 2001
Latitude:20°59.7'N
Longitude:57°19.5'E
Mass (g):48
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.2
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7
Classifier:M. Ivanova, classifier and N. Kononkova, analyst
Type spec mass (g):11.6/9.6
Type spec location:Vernad
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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. 90, MAPS 41, 1383-1418 (2006)
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Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 59' 42"N, 57° 19' 30"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1746 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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