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Grove Mountains 022021
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 022021
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 022021
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 2.95 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  LL5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3148 approved meteorites classified as LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 4
  Line 47:
Date:20 Jan 2003
Latitude:72°46'50"S
Longitude:75°19'01"E
Mass (g):2953
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.4
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::   (72° 46' 50"S, 75° 19' 1"E)

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