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Sayh al Uhaymir 589
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 589
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 589
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 776 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7220 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 27 Jan 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Date:26 Nov 2004
Latitude:20°54.26'N
Longitude:57°8.00'E
Mass (g):776
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz,Vernad
Type spec mass (g):194
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Field name is 18-3-1; analyst - S. Borisovsky (IGEM); submitted by C. A. Lorenz
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
IGEM: Institute of Geology of Ore Deposits, Petrography, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Staromonetny Per., 35, Moscow, 119017 , Russia (institutional address; updated 16 Dec 2010)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 54' 16"N, 57° 8' 0"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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