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Grove Mountains 020105
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 020105
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 020105
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 24.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  LL3
Recommended:  LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 353 approved meteorites classified as LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 5 Mar 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 6
  Line 85:
Date:6-Jan-2003
Latitude:72°58'51"S
Longitude:75°15'20"E
Mass (g):24.4
Pieces:1
Class:LL3
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):3.3-29.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):3.2-20.8
Wollastonite (mol%):0.2-3.1
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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Antarctica
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     Recommended::   (72° 58' 51"S, 75° 15' 20"E)

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     This is 1 of 40719 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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