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Grove Mountains 130338
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 130338
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 130338
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 0.24 g
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Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6345 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 8 Jan 2022
Data from:
  MB111
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:ice field
Date:2014 Jan 31
Latitude:72°46'19"S
Longitude:75°19'24"E
Mass (g):0.24
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.95±0.14 (n=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.49±0.37 (n=10)
Classifier:Z. Xia,B. Miao, L. Xie, G. Chen, X. Jia, X. Guo, X. Wang, GUT
Type spec mass (g):0.24
Type spec location:PRIC
Main mass:PRIC
Finder:CHINARE
Comments:MBK 137 (Appears in Chinese literature); submitted by Bingkui Miao
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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. 111, in preparation (2022)
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Antarctica
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     Recommended::   (72° 46' 19"S, 75° 19' 24"E)

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     This is 1 of 43352 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 3802 unapproved names)
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