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Grove Mountains 020010
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 020010
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 020010
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 2.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  LL3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL3
Recommended:  LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 365 approved meteorites classified as LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 4
  Line 2:
Date:26 Dec 2002
Latitude:73°06'50"S
Longitude:75°06'18"E
Mass (g):2.5
Class:LL3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):14.4-48.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):4.1-5.9
Classifier:H. Wang, Y. Liang, R. Wang, J. Ji, W. Zhang and X. Chen, NU
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NU: School of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Nanjing University, #163 Xianlin Avenue, Nanjing 210023, China, China (institutional address; updated 18 Jul 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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     Recommended::   (73° 6' 50"S, 75° 6' 18"E)

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     This is 1 of 40753 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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