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Sayh al Uhaymir 185
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 185
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 185
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 1575 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L/H4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H/L4-5
Recommended:  H/L4-5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites classified as H/L4-5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), H/L chondrites, H/L chondrites (type 4-7), L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 370:
Date:16 Jan 2002
Latitude:20°30.891'N
Longitude:57°16.643'E
Mass (g):1575.3
Pieces:1
Class:L/H4-5
Shock stage:S1-S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.4-24.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.2-20.6
Wollastonite (mol%):1.0-1.6
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NMB
Finder:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Comments:br
Institutions
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NMB: 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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 30' 53"N, 57° 16' 39"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1747 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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