Dims: 1.26x1.13x0.55" (3.21x2.86x1.39cm)
Wt: 0.92oz (26.1g)
Sikhote-Alin, Maritime Territory, Siberia
This meteorite is part of the largest witnessed meteor shower recorded, which occurred in Eastern Siberia on February 12, 1947. This specimen is black with small patches of rust in the pockets which are difficult to polish. The overall appearance is that of a typical meteorite fragment, with pits and burn pockets and some sharp edges and points.