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United Arab Emirates 012
Basic information Name: United Arab Emirates 012
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: UAE 012
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: United Arab Emirates
Mass:help 21 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11692 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Jan 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 238:
State/Prov/County:Abu Dhabi
Origin or pseudonym:interdunal plane
Date:27-Feb-2009
Latitude:22°51'38.0"N
Longitude:55°10'59.4"E
Mass (g):21
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1/2
Fayalite (mol%):25.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.8
Classifier:Smith/Hezel
Type spec mass (g):4.22
Type spec location:NHM
Main mass:EAD
Comments:Submitted by Hezel
Institutions
   and collections
NHM: Department of Mineralogy, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Dec 2011)
EAD: Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi, P.O Box 45553 , United Arab Emirates (institutional address; updated 28 Jan 2010)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 98, MAPS 45, 1530-1551 (2010)
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Geography:

United Arab Emirates
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 51' 38"N, 55° 10' 59"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 32 approved meteorites from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
     This is 1 of 41 approved meteorites from United Arab Emirates
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