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Sayh al Uhaymir 070
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 070
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 070
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Oman
Mass:help 760 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5-6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  L5/6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5/6
Recommended:  L5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 188 approved meteorites classified as L5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 2
  Line 182:
Date:4 Feb 2001
Latitude:20°46.51'N
Longitude:57°16.90'E
Mass (g):760.1
Pieces:3
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3/4
Fayalite (mol%):24
Ferrosilite (mol%):20
Classifier:A. Sokol and A. Bischoff (Mün)
Type spec mass (g):22
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° 47'N, 57° 17'E)
     Recommended::   (20° 46' 31"N, 57° 16' 54"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.9 km apart

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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