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Frontier Mountain 01163
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 01163
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 01163
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy]
Mass:help 0.9 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 138:
Latitude:72°59'36"S
Longitude:160°24'00"E
Mass (g):0.9
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):1-18
Ferrosilite (mol%):2-16
Classifier:A. Burroni, C. Ferraris and L. Folco
Main mass:MNA-SI
Comments:br
Institutions
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MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 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' 36"S, 160° 24' 0"E)

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