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Grove Mountains 022552
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 022552
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 022552
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 0.55 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 96  (2009)  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 7 Oct 2009
Data from:
  MB96
  Table 6
  Line 314:
Date:1/21/2003
Latitude:72°46'25"S
Longitude:75°20'28"E
Mass (g):0.55
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.2 (17.1–27.0)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.6 (13.4–19.6)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.6
Classifier:GUT
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)
GUT: College of Earth Sciences, Guilin University of Technology, 12 Jiangan Road, Guilin 541004, China (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 96, MAPS 44, 1355-1397 (2009)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 46' 25"S, 75° 20' 28"E)

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