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Grove Mountains 024066
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 024066
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 024066
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 0.45 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 96  (2009)  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)
Comments: Approved 7 Oct 2009
Data from:
  MB96
  Table 6
  Line 488:
Date:2/1/2003
Latitude:72°59'51"S
Longitude:75°14'39"E
Mass (g):0.45
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):28.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8
Classifier:GUT
Type spec location: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. 96, MAPS 44, 1355-1397 (2009)
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Antarctica
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     Recommended::   (72° 59' 51"S, 75° 14' 39"E)

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