L3.05 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The L3.05 classification denotes a type of meteorite from the L group of ordinary chondrites, recognized for their lower iron content and moderate-sized chondrules. This meteorite is specifically categorized as a very early subtype of petrologic type 3, indicating it has undergone minimal metamorphism, characterized by a high abundance of chondrules, minimal alteration due to water, and minerals that are in a very early stage of chemical adjustment.

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