Name:Sylacauga
Abbreviation:-
Country: United States
United
Status:Valid
Fall: Yes
Year:1954
Class:H4
TKW, g:5560
Bibliography:- Meteoritical Bulletin 8 - Swindel, G. W.; Jones, W. B., "The Sylacauga, Talladega County, Alabama, Aerolite", Meteoritics, volume 1, number 2, page 125, 1954 - Povenmire, H., "The Sylacauga, Alabama Meteorite: The Impact Locations, Atmosphere Trajectory, Strewn Field and Radiant", Abstracts of the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, volume 26, page 1133, 03/1995
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Approved images (4)


Photo courtesy: Photograph by Geoffrey Notkin © Oscar E. Monnig Meteorite Gallery

Photo courtesy: Ed Howard, then Sylacauga mayor, Ann Hodges and then Sylacauga Police Chief W.D. Ashcraft pose with a meteorite.

Photo courtesy: unknown

Photo courtesy: Traffic jams reportedly extended for several blocks surrounding the Hodges home.

Member's images (14)

ImageWeight / Size / ShapeCollection
40g
Slice
Jay Piatek
.026 gr.
Fragment
David Hardy
0.009 grams
Fragment
David L. Ribeca
0.52 grams
Part slice
David L. Ribeca
Slice MeteoriteCollector.org - USNM - Smithsonian
6 mg
Micro
Fragment
Chris Spratt
0.01g
Fragment
Woreczko Jan & Wadi
<0,001g
Fragment
Gabriel Gonçalves Silva
1.58g
Fragment
Shawn Alan
2.7 mg
2 mm
Fragment
Michael S. Scherman
33 mg
Fragment
Dominik Stoeckli
micro
micro
Fragment
xeqtr
0.64 g
Part slice
Dominik Stoeckli
Fragment michael sheen
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