Sikhote-Alin Meteorite "Shrapnel"
Maritime Territory, Siberia, Russia (46°09'36"N, 134° 39'12"E)
Witnessed Fall: 12 February 1947 10:30 am local time
2.00 x 1.70 x 1.08 inches (5.08 x 4.33 x 2.74 cm)
This example of "shrapnel" from the widely witness Sikhote-Alin
meteorite fall that occurred in 1947 over Siberia, Russia exhibits
incredible broad folds and a flame shape. The specimen is very
aesthetic and weights a solid 68 grams. This is a smaller, but
rather collectible example, of the unique material.
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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