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Sayh al Uhaymir 553
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 553
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 553
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Oman
Mass:help 260 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1946 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 8 Nov 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta
Date:Feb 2010
Latitude:20°05.952'N
Longitude:56°35.903'E
Mass (g):260
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.2±2.4 (n=15), range 13.2-20.2
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):22.0
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:anonymous
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 5' 57"N, 56° 35' 54"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1756 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 4002 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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