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Grosvenor Mountains 95600
Basic information Name: Grosvenor Mountains 95600
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRO 95600
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1995
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 19.8 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 21(1)  (1998)  LL5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 82  (1998)  LL5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL5
Recommended:  LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 3151 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:
  MB82
  Table A1
  Line 234:
Origin or pseudonym:A-1
Mass (g):19.8
Class:LL5
Weathering grade:B
Fayalite (mol%):27
Ferrosilite (mol%):23
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 21(1) (1998), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 82, MAPS 33, A221-A240 (1998)
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     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (85° 40'S, 175° 0'E)
     Recommended::   (85° 40'S, 175° 0'E)

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