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Sayh al Uhaymir 071
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 071
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 071
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 932 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5-6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H5/6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 183:
Date:4 Feb 2001
Latitude:20°49.14'N
Longitude:57°15.82'E
Mass (g):931.9
Pieces:1
Class:H5/6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19
Ferrosilite (mol%):16
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff (Mün)
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:Mün
Institutions
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Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (20° 49'N, 57° 16'E)
     Recommended::   (20° 49' 8"N, 57° 15' 49"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.4 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1754 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 75 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3997 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 434 unapproved names)
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