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Grosvenor Mountains 17039
Basic information Name: Grosvenor Mountains 17039
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRO 17039
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 8.3 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 41(2)  (2018)  Eucrite-pmict
Recommended:  Eucrite-pmict    [explanation]

This is 1 of 332 approved meteorites classified as Eucrite-pmict.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Comments: Approved 28 Sep 2018
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Writeup from AMN 41(2):
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Date:2017
Mass (g):8.269
Pieces:1
Class:Eucrite-pmict
Weathering grade:A/B
Ferrosilite (mol%):27-62
Magnetic suscept.:2.89
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):8.269
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:Submitted by AMN
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JSC: Mailcode KT, 2101 NASA Parkway, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 3 Sep 2013)
SI: Department of Mineral Sciences, NHB-119, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 16 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 41(2) (2018), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 38431 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)

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