H4-melt breccia Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The H4-melt breccia classification describes a specific kind of meteorite originating from the H group, characterized by a high iron content and small chondrules. It is a type 4 meteorite, which means it has undergone significant changes due to heat, leading to a more uniform composition and structure of its minerals, and it features a unique structure where fragments of various materials are embedded in a matrix formed by melted material.

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