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Grove Mountains 020166
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 020166
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 020166
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 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 5 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 6
  Line 140:
Date:7-Jan-2003
Latitude:72°58'39"S
Longitude:75°15'47"E
Mass (g):8.02
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):0.5-27.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):1.0-19.9
Wollastonite (mol%):0.2-2.9
Classifier:GIGCAS
Main mass:PRIC
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PRIC: Polar Research Institute of China, 451 Jinqiao Road, Shanghai 200129, China; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Apr 2013)
GIGCAS: Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Antarctica
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     Recommended::   (72° 58' 39"S, 75° 15' 47"E)

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