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Umm as Samim 032
Basic information Name: Umm as Samim 032
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: UaS 032
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Oman
Mass:help 4.34 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6038 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 May 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1937:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:desert plain
Date:2010 Jan 9
Latitude:21°2.899'N
Longitude:55°34.423'E
Mass (g):4335.1
Pieces:8
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):17.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1
Classifier:F. Zurfluh (IFGBE), B. Hofmann (NMBE), and E. Gnos (MHNGE)
Type spec mass (g):4335.1
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:U. Eggenberger, E. Gnos, N. Greber, F. Zurfluh
Comments:Submitted by Beda Hofmann
Institutions
   and collections
NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
MHNGE: Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Route de Malagnou 1, CH-1211 Genève 6 , Switzerland (institutional address; updated 27 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (21° 2' 54"N, 55° 34' 25"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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