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Frontier Mountain 01017
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 01017
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 01017
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy]
Mass:help 1.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H3-4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3-4
Recommended:  H3-4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 18 approved meteorites classified as H3-4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 2
  Line 12:
Latitude:72°59'20"S
Longitude:160°24'19"E
Mass (g):1.5
Pieces:1
Class:H3-4
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):2-29
Ferrosilite (mol%):4-22
Classifier:R. Carampin and A. M. Fioretti, UPad
Type spec location:MNA-SI
Comments:br
Institutions
   and collections
MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
UPad: Istituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse-CNR, University di Padova, Italy (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 59' 20"S, 160° 24' 19"E)

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