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Sayh al Uhaymir 312
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 312
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 312
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 278 g
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Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11582 approved meteorites (plus 10 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 5
  Line 51:
Date:20 Feb 2004
Latitude:20°36.7'N
Longitude:56°45.3'E
Mass (g):278
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):23.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):20
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:M. Ivanova of Vernad, classifier and A. Ulianov of MSU, analyst
Type spec mass (g):59
Type spec location:Vernad and MSU
Comments:Ca-Px: Wo42.6Fs6.9
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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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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 36' 42"N, 56° 45' 18"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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