L7 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The L7 classification describes a type of meteorite from the L group of ordinary chondrites, which are known for their moderate iron content and specific chondrule size. This particular meteorite, classified as petrologic type 7, has undergone extensive metamorphism, nearly to the point of melting, resulting in equilibrated minerals and indistinct or absent chondrules, marking a significant alteration from its original state.

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