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Mount Howe 88400
Basic information Name: Mount Howe 88400
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: HOW 88400
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1988
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 2.1 kg
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 12(3)  (1989)  H6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  H6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6121 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 2868:
Mass (g):2104.2
Class:H6
Weathering grade:B/C
Fayalite (mol%):17
Ferrosilite (mol%):15
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 12(3) (1989), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (87° 22'S, 149° 30'W)
     Recommended::   (87° 22'S, 149° 30'W)

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     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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