LL3.8-4 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The LL3.8-4 classification describes a meteorite from the LL group of ordinary chondrites, which is a composite or breccia containing various components that span the metamorphic spectrum from petrologic type 3 to type 4. This indicates a mix of materials with abundant chondrules and varying degrees of mineral alteration and metamorphism, characteristic of the LL group known for its low iron and metal content and unique oxygen isotope ratios.

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