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United Arab Emirates 018
Basic information Name: United Arab Emirates 018
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: UAE 018
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: United Arab Emirates
Mass:help 540 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10308 approved meteorites (plus 45 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Jan 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 244:
State/Prov/County:Abu Dhabi
Origin or pseudonym:interdunal plane
Date:1-Mar-2009
Latitude:22°47'42.2"N
Longitude:55°12'27.9"E
Mass (g):540
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):20
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.3
Classifier:Schlüter
Type spec mass (g):41.9
Type spec location:Hamb
Main mass:EAD
Comments:Submitted by Hezel
Institutions
   and collections
Hamb: Mineralogisches Museum, Universität of Hamburg, Grindelallee 48, D-20146 Hamburg, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 22 Feb 2013)
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° 47' 42"N, 55° 12' 28"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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