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Sayh al Uhaymir 575
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 575
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 575
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Oman
Mass:help 182.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  L3-6
Recommended:  L3-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 59 approved meteorites classified as L3-6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 4 Mar 2017
Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Origin or pseudonym:desert plain
Date:1 Feb 2012
Latitude:20°50.250'N
Longitude:56°59.814'E
Mass (g):182.194
Pieces:1
Class:L3-6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):22.3-31.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.7-21.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2-2.7
Classifier:B. Hofmann, E. Gnos, E. Greber
Type spec mass (g):182.194
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:Urs Eggenberger, Martin Fisch, Nicolas Greber, Salim Al-Kathiri, Musallam Al-Maashani, Florian Zurfluh
Comments:breccia; submitted by Beda Hofmann
Institutions
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NMBE: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 50' 15"N, 56° 59' 49"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1753 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3983 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 374 unapproved names)
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