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Grosvenor Mountains 17022
Basic information Name: Grosvenor Mountains 17022
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRO 17022
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 112.4 g
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Recommended:  L3.6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 59 approved meteorites classified as L3.6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 13 Mar 2021
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Writeup from AMN 44(1):






  
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2017
Latitude:-85.8348
Longitude:174.023
Mass (g):112.39
Pieces:1
Class:L3.6
Weathering grade:A/B
Fayalite (mol%):3-31
Ferrosilite (mol%):7
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):112.39
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:EMPA; 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 44(1) (2021), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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     Recommended::   (85° 50' 5"S, 174° 1' 23"E)

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     This is 1 of 41899 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 3802 unapproved names)
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