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Frontier Mountain 03039
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 03039
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 03039
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy]
Mass:help 1.31 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10308 approved meteorites (plus 45 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 3
  Line 40:
Date:28 Dec 2003
Latitude:72°57'05.8"S
Longitude:160°30'50.7"W
Mass (g):1.31
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.3
Magnetic suscept.:5.27
Classifier:A. M. Fioretti and R. Carampin, Pad
Main mass:MNA-SI
Institutions
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MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 57' 6"S, 160° 30' 51"E)

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     This is 1 of 40773 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4570 unapproved names)
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