L3.00 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The classification “L3.00” refers to a type of meteorite from the L group, known as an ordinary chondrite, that is at the initial stage of petrologic type 3. This means it contains a high number of spherical formations called chondrules, minimal water-based changes, and a variety of unaltered mineral structures, indicative of being the least altered or metamorphosed within its type.

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