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Grove Mountains 090326
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 090326
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 090326
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 0.89 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  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)
Comments: Approved 22 Sep 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:ice field
Date:15 Jan 2010
Latitude:72°49'31.1"S
Longitude:75°21'19.6"E
Mass (g):0.89
Pieces:1
Class:LL5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.9±0.7 (n=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.2±4.0 (n=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4±0.3 (n=12)
Classifier:B. Miao, Z. Xia, L. Xie, H. Chen, W. Ni, L. Huang, J. Zhu, Y. Xue, Y. Hu, GUT
Type spec mass (g):0.89
Type spec location:PRIC
Main mass:PRIC
Finder:CHINARE
Comments:Submitted by Bingkui Miao
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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. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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     Recommended::   (72° 49' 31"S, 75° 21' 20"E)

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