|Basic information||Name: Aliskerovo|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1977
Mass: 58.4 kg
This is the only approved meteorite classified as Iron, IIIE-an.
Search for other: IIIE irons, Metal-rich meteorites, and Iron meteorites
Writeup from MB 55:
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DISCOVERY OF THE ALISKEROVO, USSR, IRON METEORITE
Place of find: About 4.5 km from Aliskerovo, Magadan region, USSR.
Date of find: July 10, 1977.
Class and type: Iron. Octahedrite.
Number of individual specimens: 1
Total weight: 58.4 kg
Circumstances of find: Meteorite was found by the worker A. Cherednichenko when mining at a depth of 7-8 m.
Source: V.I. Tsvetkov, Committee on Meteorites, Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Moscow,
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 55, Meteoritics 13, 327-352 (1978)|
This is 1 of 7 approved meteorites from Chukotskiy avtonomnyy okrug, Russia (plus 1 impact crater)
This is 1 of 139 approved meteorites from Russia (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 19 impact craters)
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