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Frontier Mountain 90153
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 90153
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 90153
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1990
Country: Antarctica [Collected jointly by EUROMET and PNRA]
Mass:help 8.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 74  (1993)  H4-6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4-6
Recommended:  H4-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 98 approved meteorites classified as H4-6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB74
  Table 4
  Line 58:
Mass (g):8.5
Class:H4-6
Shock stage:S4
Fayalite (mol%):19.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.2
Classifier:P. A. Bland (The Open University) and L. Folco (University of Siena)
Main mass:Specimens and thin sections are held at The Open University, Planetary Science Unit, Dept. of Earth Sciences, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK
Comments:br
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 74, Meteoritics 28, 146-153 (1993)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (72° 59' 27"S, 160° 22' 33"E)
     Recommended::   (72° 57' 15"S, 160° 32' 17"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 6.7 km apart

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     This is 1 of 38937 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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