Sikhote-Alin Meteorite "Shrapnel"
Maritime Territory, Siberia, Russia - (46°09'36"N, 134°
Witnessed Fall: 12 February 1947 10:30 am local time
2.06 x 1.77 x 0.61 inches (5.22 x 4.50 x 1.55 cm)
This piece of "shrapnel" from the famous Sikhote-Alin Meteorite
fall of 1947 that exploded over Siberia, Russia to the shock and
awe of numerous witnesses weighs a substantial 93 grams and offers
a quantity of surface areas on both sides with evidence of torn
metal visible culminating in sharp and twisted edges.
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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