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Sayh al Uhaymir 439
Basic information Name: Sayh al Uhaymir 439
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaU 439
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: Oman
Mass:help 37.9 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  LL5
Recommended:  LL~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites classified as LL~5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Revised 17 Apr 2009: final classification
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 7
  Line 107:
State/Prov/County:Al Wusta, Oman
Origin or pseudonym:Desert plain
Date:1-Feb-07
Latitude:20°32.70'N
Longitude:56°40.45'E
Mass (g):37.9
Pieces:5
Class:LL5
Weathering grade:W2
Magnetic suscept.:4.25-4.30
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz, Bart
Type spec mass (g):7.6
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Bart
Institutions
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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)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (20° 32' 42"N, 56° 40' 27"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1746 approved meteorites from Al Wusta, Oman (plus 72 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3942 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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