Results of mineralogical, petrographic, and chemical analyses of a 1200-g 15 x 10 x 9-cm chondrite found in the summer of 1990 at the south shore of the Laptev Sea are reported. Based on the preliminary results, the meteorite is classified as an ordinary chondrite of Group 4. The need for a further investigation of the chondrite is emphasized.
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- Chemical Analysis;
- Crystal Structure;
- Lunar and Planetary Exploration