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Grove Mountains 090625
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 090625
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 090625
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 0.78 g
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Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 590 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 3 Jun 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:ice field
Date:2010 Jan 23
Latitude:72°46'42"S
Longitude:75°19'10.9"E
Mass (g):0.78
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.7±4.31 (n=15)
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.63±6.51 (n=16)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.26±1.11 (n=16)
Classifier:B. Miao, Z. Xia, L. Xie, C.Zhang, H. Liu, Y. Wang, Y. Hu, K. Zhao, Z. Ban, J. Tong, Y. Zhong, GUT
Type spec mass (g):0.78
Type spec location:PRIC
Main mass:PRIC
Finder:CHINARE
Comments:Submitted by Bingkui Miao
Institutions
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PRIC: Polar Research Institute of China, 451 Jinqiao Road, Shanghai 200129, China; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Apr 2013)
GUT: College of Earth Sciences, Guilin University of Technology, 12 Jiangan Road, Guilin 541004, China (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 46' 42"S, 75° 19' 11"E)

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     This is 1 of 38940 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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