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Grove Mountains 020064
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 020064
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 020064
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 1.99 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6546 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 5 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 6
  Line 54:
Date:2-Jan-2003
Latitude:72°59'48"S
Longitude:75°13'11"E
Mass (g):1.99
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.6
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:GUT
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. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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     Recommended::   (72° 59' 48"S, 75° 13' 11"E)

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