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Shişr 040
Basic information Name: Shişr 040
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 121.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  L4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L4-5
Recommended:  L4-5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 27 approved meteorites 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: Has cedilla under second s
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 490:
Date:25 Oct 2002
Latitude:18°32.866'N
Longitude:53°57.007'E
Mass (g):121.414
Pieces:1
Class:L4-5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):24.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NHB
Finder:M. Hauser and L. Moser
Institutions
   and collections
NHB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (18° 32' 52"N, 53° 57' 0"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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