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Frontier Mountain 01034
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 01034
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 01034
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy]
Mass:help 1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 87  (2003)  H3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB87
  Table 2
  Line 19:
Latitude:72°59'20"S
Longitude:160°24'19"E
Mass (g):1.0
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19-22
Ferrosilite (mol%):16-18
Classifier:A. Maras and M. Macrì, URoma
Type spec location:MNA-SI
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)
URoma: Museo di Mineralogia, Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Università di Roma “La Sapienza,” Piazzale Aldo Moro,5 I-00185 ROMA, Italy (institutional address; updated 16 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 87, MAPS 38, A189-A248 (2003)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 59' 20"S, 160° 24' 19"E)

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