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Grove Mountains 022907
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 022907
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 022907
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 35.9 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 377:
Date:1/22/2003
Latitude:72°46'30"S
Longitude:75°19'03"E
Mass (g):35.91
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):16.2 (8.0–19.8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.2 (2.9–30.1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:IGCAS
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)
IGCAS: Institute of Geochemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China (institutional address; updated 27 Mar 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 96, MAPS 44, 1355-1397 (2009)
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Antarctica
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     Recommended::   (72° 46' 30"S, 75° 19' 3"E)

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