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Queen Alexandra Range 90200
Basic information Name: Queen Alexandra Range 90200
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: QUE 90200
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1990
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 9.22 kg
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 14(2)  (1991)  H4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5993 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Field number: 6100
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 5288:
Origin or pseudonym:Goodwin Nunataks Icefields
Mass (g):9216.7
Class:H4
Weathering grade:B/C
Fayalite (mol%):18
Ferrosilite (mol%):15-26
Comments:NTL=88.5±0.9
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 14(2) (1991), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Geography:

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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (84°S, 168°E)
     Recommended::   (84° 35' 52"S, 162° 15' 11"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 92.2 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 40719 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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