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Grove Mountains 091001
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 091001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 091001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 279 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  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 1 May 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:Ice Field
Date:2010 Feb 1
Latitude:72°59'5.6"S
Longitude:75°14'55.2"E
Mass (g):278.74
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.4±0.9 (n = 12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.7±0.9 (n = 11)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.8±0.2 (n = 11)
Classifier:B. Miao, H. Chen, Z. Xia, L. Xie, J. Yao, GUT
Type spec mass (g):278.74
Type spec location:PRIC
Main mass:PRIC
Finder:CHINARE
Comments: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. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Antarctica
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     Recommended::   (72° 59' 6"S, 75° 14' 55"E)

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