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Grove Mountains 020001
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 020001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 020001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 3.37 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1652 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 5 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 6
  Line 1:
Date:23-Dec-2002
Latitude:73°05'50"S
Longitude:75°10'30"E
Mass (g):3.37
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):26.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.1
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1
Classifier:GUT
Main mass:PRIC
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. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (73° 5' 50"S, 75° 10' 30"E)

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     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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