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Ramlat as Sahmah 260
Basic information Name: Ramlat as Sahmah 260
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RaS 260
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 102.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  H6
Recommended:  H~6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 67 approved meteorites classified as H~6.   [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 227:
Date:2004 Nov 1
Latitude:20°0.108'N
Longitude:56°29.532'E
Mass (g):102.4
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:4.84
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Type spec mass (g):21.1
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Bart
Comments:Wo1.3
Institutions
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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::   (20° 0' 6"N, 56° 29' 32"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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