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Yamato 983896
Basic information Name: Yamato 983896
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-983896
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 10.3 g
Classification
  history:
NIPR Newsletter:  MN 21  (2012)  EH3
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  EH3
Recommended:  EH3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 138 approved meteorites classified as EH3.   [show all]
Search for other: EH chondrites, Enstatite chondrites, Enstatite chondrites (type 3), and Enstatite-rich meteorites
Comments: Approved 15 Jun 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:1998
Mass (g):10.26
Pieces:1
Class:EH3
Weathering grade:B
Ferrosilite (mol%):1.5 (0.1-5.3)
Classifier:A. Yamaguchi, N. Imae, M. Kimura, and H. Kojima, NIPR
Type spec mass (g):10.26
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:Si in Fe metal = ~3.2 wt%; submitted by A. Yamaguchi
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NIPR: Antarctic Meteorite Research Center, National Institute of Polar Research, 10-3 Midori-cho, Tachikawa, Tokyo 190-8518, Japan; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Dec 2013)
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References: Published in Meteorite newsletter : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites /Meteorite newsletter : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites ,21,1-33 (2012-06)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

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

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