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Grove Mountains 98001
Basic information Name: Grove Mountains 98001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: GRV 98001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition (CARE)]
Mass:help 13.5 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  OC
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  OC
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  OC
Recommended:  OC    [explanation]

This is 1 of 77 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as OC.   [show all]
Search for other: Ordinary chondrites
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 3
  Line 1:
Latitude:72°58'16"S
Longitude:75°17'41'E
Mass (g):13.5
Pieces:1
Class:Ord. Chon.
Weathering grade:W2
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (72° 58' 16"S, 75° 17' 41"E)
     Recommended::   (72° 58' 16"S, 75° 17' 41"E)

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     This is 1 of 38940 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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