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Sikhote-Alin

Mounted in the Museum’s Hall of Meteorites, the Sikhote-Alin meteorite which fell in Russia in 1947. It has a bumpy pitted surface.

Collection Information

SIKHOTE-ALIN

Fell February 12, 1947 Maritime Territory, Russia

IIAB

AMNH 4895

For Educators

Topic: Earth Science

Subtopic: Meteorites

Keywords: Meteorites, Astrophysics, Astrogeology