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Frontier Mountain 95009
Basic information Name: Frontier Mountain 95009
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: FRO 95009
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1996 or 1995
Country: Antarctica [Collected jointly by EUROMET and PNRA]
Mass:help 2.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 82  (1998)  L5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6538 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB82
  Table 1
  Line 6:
Latitude:72°57'15"S
Longitude:160°26'11"E
Mass (g):2.1
Class:L5
Weathering grade:A/B
Fayalite (mol%):22.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.5
Classifier:R. Carampin, A. M. Fioretti and G. Molin, UPad
Type spec location:A. Sexton, OU
Institutions
   and collections
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)
UPad: Istituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse-CNR, University di Padova, Italy (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 82, MAPS 33, A221-A240 (1998)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (72° 57' 15"S, 160° 26' 11"E)
     Recommended::   (72° 57' 15"S, 160° 26' 11"E)

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