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Sayh al Uhaymir 294
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 294
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 294
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 168.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 494 approved meteorites (plus 8 unapproved names) classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 5
  Line 243:
Date:2004 Nov 7
Latitude:21°02.637'N
Longitude:56°57.9'E
Mass (g):168.5
Pieces:2
Class:H4/5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.4-19.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8-19.0
Magnetic suscept.:4.72
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart, and Appel, Kiel
Type spec mass (g):20.5
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Bart
Comments:Tetrataenite
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
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. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (21° 2' 38"N, 56° 57' 54"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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