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Frontier Mountain 90205
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 90205
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 90205
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1990
Country: Antarctica [Collected jointly by EUROMET and PNRA]
Mass:help 7.1 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H3.9
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  H3.9-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3.9-6
Recommended:  H3.9-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 4 approved meteorites classified as H3.9-6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 2
  Line 4:
Latitude:72°59'30"S
Longitude:160°24'32"E
Mass (g):7.13
Pieces:1
Class:H3.9-6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:B
Classifier:P. Bland (OU) and L. Folco (MNA-SI)
Comments:br
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)
OU: Planetary and Space Sciences Department of Physical Sciences The Open University Walton Hall Milton Keynes MK7 6AA United Kingdom, United Kingdom (institutional address; updated 8 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (72° 59' 30"S, 160° 24' 32"E)
     Recommended::   (72° 59' 30"S, 160° 24' 32"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.1 m apart

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