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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
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Recommended:  EH3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 140 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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 111, in preparation (2022)
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     Recommended::   (85° 51' 13"S, 174° 11' 49"E)

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     This is 1 of 43499 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 3802 unapproved names)
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