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Grove Mountains 022096
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 022096
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 022096
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 0.64 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 368 approved meteorites classified as LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 23 Dec 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 5
  Line 178:
Date:1/20/2003
Latitude:72°46'45"S
Longitude:75°18'38"E
Mass (g):0.64
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):28.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.6
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Classifier:IGCAS
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)
IGCAS: Institute of Geochemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China (institutional address; updated 27 Mar 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (72° 46' 45"S, 75° 18' 38"E)

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     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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