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Yamato 983212
Basic information Name: Yamato 983212
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-983212
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 9.8 g
Classification
  history:
NIPR Newsletter:  MN 21  (2012)  H
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  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 15 Jun 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:1998
Mass (g):9.784
Pieces:1
Class:H
Weathering grade:A
Fayalite (mol%):20.4 (17.7-25.6)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6 (14.9-20.2)
Classifier:A. Yamaguchi, N. Imae, M. Kimura, and H. Kojima, NIPR
Type spec mass (g):9.784
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:monomict breccia, shock darkened; submitted by A. Yamaguchi
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 ,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 38940 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)

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