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Grove Mountains 020035
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 020035
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 020035
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 6.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 677 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 5 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 6
  Line 28:
Date:29-Dec-2002
Latitude:73°06'29"S
Longitude:75°12'15"E
Mass (g):6.32
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):0.5-41.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):2.2-32.9
Wollastonite (mol%):0-6.4
Classifier:PMO
Main mass: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)
PMO: Purple Mountain Observatory, Nanjing, China (institutional address; updated 16 Dec 2011)
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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::   (73° 6' 29"S, 75° 12' 15"E)

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