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Yamato 982388
Basic information Name: Yamato 982388
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-982388
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 66.7 g
Classification
  history:
NIPR Newsletter:  MN 20  (2011)  H
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  H
Recommended:  H    [explanation]

This is 1 of 104 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, Ordinary chondrites
Comments: Approved 26 May 2011
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:1998
Mass (g):66.67
Pieces:1
Class:H
Weathering grade:A
Fayalite (mol%):18.8 (17.9-20.9)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5 (15.7-17.9)
Classifier:H. Kojima and N. Imae
Type spec mass (g):66.67
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:A fragment of H4 and another of H6
Institutions
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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 ,20,1-19 (2011-03)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)

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