LL3-6 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The “LL3-6: classification describes an ordinary chondrite from the LL group, notable for its low iron and metal content and larger chondrules, which is a breccia containing parts that range from petrologic type 3 to type 6. This meteorite combines features from minimally altered, chondrule-rich type 3 to more thermally metamorphosed type 6, with uniform mineral composition and evolved mineral structures.

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