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Ramlat as Sahmah 206
Basic information Name: Ramlat as Sahmah 206
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RaS 206
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Oman
Mass:help 251 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  L3.4
Recommended:  L3.4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 51 approved meteorites classified as L3.4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 5
  Line 176:
Date:2003 Jan 15
Latitude:20°37.230'N
Longitude:56°08.714'E
Mass (g):251
Pieces:6
Class:L3.4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.5-27.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8-21.9
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7-1.7
Classifier:A. Al-Kathiri, E. Gnos, Institute of Geological Sciences, Bern; B. Hofmann, Natural History Museum Bern, Analyst E. Gnos, Bern
Type spec mass (g):251
Type spec location:Bern
Finder:A. Al-Kathiri, M. Eggimann, B. Hofmann, Krähenbühl
Comments:–1.7 Cpx
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Bern: University of Bern, University of Bern, Hochschulstrasse 4, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 37' 14"N, 56° 8' 43"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1751 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3960 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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