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Sayh al Uhaymir 189
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 189
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 189
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Oman
Mass:help 695 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  LL7
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL7
Recommended:  LL7    [explanation]

This is 1 of 68 approved meteorites classified as LL7.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table 5
  Line 374:
Date:16 Jan 2002
Latitude:20°36.145'N
Longitude:57°22.742'E
Mass (g):694.9
Pieces:1
Class:LL7
Shock stage:S5
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):27.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.2
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Classifier:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB; analyst: E. Gnos and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Type spec location:NMB
Finder:E. Gnos, B. Hofmann and A. Al-Kathiri, NMB
Comments:plag >200 µm
Institutions
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NMB: Natural History Museum Bern Bernastrasse 15 CH-3005 Bern Switzerland, Switzerland; Website (institutional address; updated 2 Mar 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 36' 9"N, 57° 22' 45"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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