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Frontier Mountain 10057
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 10057
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 10057
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Antarctica [Collected jointly by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy, and Korean Expedition for Antarctic Meteorites (KOREAMET)]
Mass:help 3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  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)
Comments: Approved 1 Feb 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 486:
Origin or pseudonym:Frontier Mountain icefield
Date:15 Jan 2011
Latitude:72°57.110'S
Longitude:160°30.407'E
Mass (g):3.0
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.0 ± 2.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.0 ± 5.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1 ± 0.5
Magnetic suscept.:4.95
Classifier:I. De Leo, G. Capitani, UNIMIB
Type spec mass (g):2.12
Type spec location:MNA-SI
Main mass:MNA-SI
Finder:PNRA-KOREAMET
Comments:Submitted by L. Folco (MNA-SI)
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)
UNIMIB: Dip. di Scienze Geologiche e Geotecnologie, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Piazza dell'Ateneo Nuovo, 1 - 20126, Milano, Italy (institutional address; updated 13 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 57' 7"S, 160° 30' 24"E)

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