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Grove Mountains 052722
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 052722
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 052722
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 2.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 96  (2009)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 620 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 7 Oct 2009
Data from:
  MB96
  Table 6
  Line 727:
Date:1/17/2006
Latitude:72°47'05"S
Longitude:75°17'21"E
Mass (g):2.2
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):21.0 (16.3–26.2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1 (6.0–29.1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3 (0.1–4.0)
Classifier:PMO
Type spec location: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)
PMO: Purple Mountain Observatory, Nanjing, China (institutional address; updated 16 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 96, MAPS 44, 1355-1397 (2009)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 47' 5"S, 75° 17' 21"E)

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