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Sayh al Uhaymir 303
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 303
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 303
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: Oman
Mass:help 10.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 91  (2007)  L4/5
Recommended:  L4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 77 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2006
Data from:
  MB91
  Table 5
  Line 249:
Date:2004 Nov 16
Latitude:21°03.745'N
Longitude:57°16.548'E
Mass (g):10.2
Pieces:1
Class:L4/5
Shock stage:S3/4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):25.0-26.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.6-24.2
Magnetic suscept.:4.76
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Type spec mass (g):2.1
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Bartoschewitz, Bart, and Appel, Kiel
Finder:C. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Comments:Impact melt
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Weiland 37, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 30 Nov 2019)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 91, MAPS 42, 413-466 (2007)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (21° 3' 45"N, 57° 16' 33"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1751 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3959 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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