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Grove Mountains 050001
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 050001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 050001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 2.41 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  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 23 Dec 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 5
  Line 400:
Date:12/31/2005
Latitude:73°06'47"S
Longitude:75°09'35"E
Mass (g):2.41
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):22.1 (9.3-40.8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.8 (3.6-28.6)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.9 (0.27-9.94)
Classifier:GUT
Type spec location:PRIC
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)
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. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (73° 6' 47"S, 75° 9' 35"E)

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