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Carbonaceous chondrite: Comprise about three percent of all meteorites collected after being seen to fall to Earth.
The carbonaceous chondrite is divided into six groups based on their bulk chemistry.
Phaethon is a B-type asteroid that could be similar to some carbonaceous chondrites, which could contain organic molecules — the stuff of life.
Like the Malibu, the space rock — an H6 chondrite — would not be a Maserati among meteorites.
This inference is drawn partly from the isotopic similarity of hydrogen, nitrogen and other materials on Earth to that of certain asteroids known as carbonaceous chondrites, as measured in meteorite samples, Marty said.
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