Specimen #2579

Name: Sikhote-Alin Meteorite

Type: Meteorite

Locality: Sikhote-Alin Mountains, Primorsky Krai, Far Eastern Federal District, Siberia, Russia

Favorite? N

Fluorescent? N

Size: 5 x 3.8 x 1.7 cm

Weight: 76gms

Acquired: 2022-03-15

Source: Trinity: Bob & Lisa Williamson

Label: N

Comment: A large and beautiful specimen of Meteorite from the February 12, 1947 fall in Siberia, Russia. Weighs 76 grams.

Minerals: Chromite (Fe++Cr2O4) Iron (Fe) Kamacite (alpha-(Fe,Ni)) Nickel (Ni) Plessite - Taenite and Kamacite Schreibersite ((Fe,Ni)3P) Taenite (gamma-(Fe,Ni)) Troilite (FeS)

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