THE METEORITICAL BULLETIN E-mail Announcement 87-4, May 6, 2003 Sara Russell, Editor (email@example.com) Jutta Zipfel, Assoc. Ed. for Northwest Africa (firstname.lastname@example.org) Luigi Folco, Assoc. Ed. for Africa (email@example.com) Monica Grady, Assoc. Ed. for Oman (M.Grady@nhm.ac.uk) Rhian Jones, Assoc. Ed. for the Americas (firstname.lastname@example.org) Tim McCoy, Assoc. Ed. for Antarctica (email@example.com) Jeffrey N. Grossman, Assoc. Ed. for Web (firstname.lastname@example.org) This is the fourth electronic announcement of new meteorites to be published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 87, 2003 July. Sayh al Uhaymir 120 21°00.2' N, 57°19.3' E Oman Found 2002 November 17 Martian meteorite (basaltic shergottite) A small stone of 75 g was found in the area of previous shergottite finds. This stone has a well preserved black fusion crust. This is a grey-greenish stone with porphyritic texture; large olivine phenocrysts are embedded in a groundmass consisting of maskelynite and pigeonite. SaU 102 is paired with SaU 005/008/051/060/090/094. Classification (S. Afanasiev, Vernad). Specimens: type specimen, 15.8 g, Vernad; main mass with anonymous finder.
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