L3.6 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

An ordinary chondrite classified as “L3.6” is a type 3 meteorite from the L group. This means it is characterized by an abundance of chondrules, low levels of aqueous alteration, and mineral features such as monoclinic low-Ca pyroxene grains with twinning, all falling within the type 3 category within the L group of meteorites.

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