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Grove Mountains 050014
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 050014
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 050014
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 6.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2754 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 26 Feb 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 6
  Line 403:
Date:1-Jan-2006
Latitude:73°06'14"S
Longitude:75°10'32"E
Mass (g):6.31
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):29.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):24.7
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1
Classifier:NAOC
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)
NAOC: National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100012, China (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (73° 6' 14"S, 75° 10' 32"E)

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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