L3.2-3.5 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The L3.2-3.5 classification describes a meteorite from the L group of ordinary chondrites, which are recognized for their lower iron content and moderate-sized chondrules. This meteorite is unique as a breccia, meaning it comprises fragments all within the petrologic type 3 range, indicating various early stages of metamorphism characterized by a high presence of chondrules and minerals in a state of minimal alteration and beginning chemical adjustment.

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