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Grove Mountains 021583
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 021583
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 021583
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 8.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 96  (2009)  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 7 Oct 2009
Data from:
  MB96
  Table 6
  Line 118:
Date:1/14/2003
Latitude:72°57'45"S
Longitude:75°14'03"E
Mass (g):8.81
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):23.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.8
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9
Classifier:NAOC
Type spec location:PRIC
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PRIC: Polar Research Institute of China, 451 Jinqiao Road, Shanghai 200129, China; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Apr 2013)
NAOC: National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100012, China (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 96, MAPS 44, 1355-1397 (2009)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 57' 45"S, 75° 14' 3"E)

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