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Shişr 183
Basic information Name: Shişr 183
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Oman
Mass:help 16.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  H4-6
Recommended:  H4-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 102 approved meteorites classified as H4-6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 10 Jan 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Zufar
Origin or pseudonym:desert plain
Date:24 Jan 2012
Latitude:18°8.212'N
Longitude:53°52.987'E
Mass (g):16.512
Pieces:1
Class:H4-6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:B. Hofmann, E. Gnos, E. Greber
Type spec mass (g):16.512
Type spec location:NMBE
Main mass:NMBE
Finder:Urs Eggenberger, Martin Fisch, Nicolas Greber, Salim Al-Shahri, Florian Zurfluh
Comments:breccia; submitted by Beda Hofmann
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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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 8' 13"N, 53° 52' 59"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2168 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 22 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 4002 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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