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Grove Mountains 021580
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 021580
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 021580
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 0.48 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 96  (2009)  CM2
Recommended:  CM2    [explanation]

This is 1 of 533 approved meteorites classified as CM2.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 2), CM chondrites, and CM-CO clan chondrites
Comments: Approved 7 Oct 2009
Data from:
  MB96
  Table 6
  Line 117:
Date:1/14/2003
Latitude:72°57'48"S
Longitude:75°13'04"E
Mass (g):0.48
Pieces:1
Class:CM2
Fayalite (mol%):13.5 (0.5–44.5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):2.4 (0.6–7.0)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3 (0.7–5.3)
Classifier:PMO
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)
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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     Recommended::   (72° 57' 48"S, 75° 13' 4"E)

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