H3.1 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The H3.1 classification describes a specific type of meteorite within the ordinary chondrites category, belonging to the high-iron H group, known for its unique iron content and oxygen isotope ratios. This meteorite is classified as type 3, indicating a stage of early metamorphism, characterized by a high abundance of small spherical structures known as chondrules and minerals that are still in an early stage of chemical adjustment, with minimal alteration due to water.

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