H~4 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The classification “H~4” represents an ordinary chondrite that may potentially belong to the H group and is characterized as petrologic type 4. Ordinary chondrites, in general, are a major class of meteorites known for their sub-solar Mg/Si ratios, chondrule abundance, and oxygen isotope compositions that differ from terrestrial values.

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