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Frontier Mountain 90007
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 90007
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 90007
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1990
Country: Antarctica [Collected jointly by EUROMET and PNRA]
Mass:help 5.9 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 73  (1992)  H5-6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB73
  Table 3
  Line 5:
Mass (g):5.9
Class:H5-6
Fayalite (mol%):19.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.8
Classifier:A. Maras and M. Serracino (CSGIC-CNR, Rome, Italy) and G. R. Levi-Dona­ti (I.T.I.S. `A. Volta,' Perugia, Italy)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 73, Meteoritics 27, 477-483 (1992)
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Geography:

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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (72° 59' 27"S, 160° 22' 33"E)
     Recommended::   (72° 57' 12"S, 160° 31' 18"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 6.3 km apart

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     This is 1 of 40759 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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