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Sayh al Uhaymir 567
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 567
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 567
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2013
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1100 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 621 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 2 Jan 2014
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Date:Jan 2013
Latitude:20°36'49.7"N
Longitude:57°9'29.8"E
Mass (g):1100
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3/4
Fayalite (mol%):17.7±3.3 (12.9-22.2, n=22)
Ferrosilite (mol%):12.3±3.6 (1.6-14.6, n=14)
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):20.8
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Composed of small, well-defined chondrules (mean diameter about 0.3 mm) in a finer grained brownish to reddish matrix. FeNi metal is abundant and commonly altered to Fe-oxides.; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 36' 50"N, 57° 9' 30"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1751 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3961 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 374 unapproved names)
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