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Grosvenor Mountains 17188
Basic information Name: Grosvenor Mountains 17188
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRO 17188
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 45.9 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 111  (2023)  EH3
Recommended:  EH3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 142 approved meteorites classified as EH3.   [show all]
Search for other: EH chondrites, Enstatite chondrites, Enstatite chondrites (type 3), and Enstatite-rich meteorites
Comments: Approved 22 Sep 2022
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Writeup from AMN 45(2):






Data from:
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Date:2017
Latitude:-85.8536
Longitude:174.197
Mass (g):45.865
Pieces:1
Class:EH3
Weathering grade:B/Ce
Ferrosilite (mol%):0-2
Magnetic suscept.:5.27
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):45.865
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:EMPA; submitted by AMN
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JSC: Mailcode XI, 2101 NASA Parkway, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 28 Jul 2022)
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 45(2) (2022), JSC, Houston
Published in Gattacceca J., McCubbin F. M., Grossman J. N., Schrader D. L., Chabot N. L., D’Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Joy K. H., Komatsu M. and Miao B. (2023) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 111. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 58, 901–904. ?
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     Recommended::   (85° 51' 13"S, 174° 11' 49"E)

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     This is 1 of 44547 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 3802 unapproved names)
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