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Grove Mountains 054336
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 054336
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 054336
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 1.84 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  H impact melt
Recommended:  H-imp melt    [explanation]

This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites classified as H-imp melt.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Melted chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 23 Dec 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 5
  Line 783:
Date:1/23/2006
Latitude:72°46'48"S
Longitude:75°17'52"E
Mass (g):1.84
Pieces:1
Class:H impact melt
Shock stage:S7
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.8
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Classifier:IGGCAS
Type spec location:PRIC
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)
IGGCAS: Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100029, China (institutional address; updated 16 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 46' 48"S, 75° 17' 52"E)

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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