H/L3.5 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The H/L3.5 meteorite classification indicates a type of meteorite that exhibits characteristics of both the H and L groups of ordinary chondrites, which differ in their iron content and specific mineral compositions. This meteorite is classified as petrologic type 3.5, signifying an intermediate stage of metamorphism, where it retains abundant chondrules with some signs of alteration and mineral changes, blending aspects of both H and L group properties.

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