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Sayh al Uhaymir 499
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 499
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 499
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Oman
Mass:help 15.9 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10308 approved meteorites (plus 45 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 16 Oct 2010
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Date:11 Apr 2009
Latitude:20°45.88'N
Longitude:57°16.18'E
Mass (g):15900
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.9-19.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6-16.7
Wollastonite (mol%):2.2-0.8
Classifier:A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS
Type spec mass (g):22.1
Type spec location:UWS
Main mass:Anonymous
Finder:Anonymous
Comments:Field name: M381. Ca-pyroxene, Fs6.5 Wo46.0; submitted by A. Irving
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UWS: University of Washington, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, 70 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 15 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 45' 53"N, 57° 16' 11"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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