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Grosvenor Mountains 17128
Basic information Name: Grosvenor Mountains 17128
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRO 17128
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 38.7 g
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Recommended:  CO3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 589 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as CO3.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CM-CO clan chondrites, and CO chondrites
Comments: JSC Description
Approved 14 Sep 2021
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Writeup from AMN 44(2):




  
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
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State/Prov/County:Antarctica
Date:2017
Latitude:-85.9215
Longitude:174.406
Mass (g):38.74
Pieces:1
Class:CO3
Weathering grade:B
Fayalite (mol%):1-51
Ferrosilite (mol%):1-7
Magnetic suscept.:4.74
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):38.74
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(2) (2021), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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     Recommended::   (85° 55' 17"S, 174° 24' 22"E)

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