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Grove Mountains 052191
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 052191
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 052191
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 1.19 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 621 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 23 Dec 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 5
  Line 549:
Date:1/16/2006
Latitude:72°58'39"S
Longitude:75°15'57"E
Mass (g):1.19
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):10.49-20.28
Ferrosilite (mol%):3.16-25.34
Wollastonite (mol%):0-5.26
Classifier:NU
Type spec location:PRIC
Main mass:PRIC
Institutions
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PRIC: Polar Research Institute of China, 451 Jinqiao Road, Shanghai 200129, China; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Apr 2013)
NU: School of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Nanjing University, #163 Xianlin Avenue, Nanjing 210023, China, China (institutional address; updated 18 Jul 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Antarctica
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     Recommended::   (72° 58' 39"S, 75° 15' 57"E)

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