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A meteorite of 5.4 kg was found in the south of the Tuva`s capital, Kyzyl
The structure of the meteorite belongs to octahedrites A meteorite of 5.4 kg, the third one over the history of the republic of Tuva, was found in the south of the republican capital, Kyzyl. The long axis of the oblong meteorite is 26 centimeters and the width is 8-9 centimeters. ITAR-TASS informs that research assistant from the Tuva Institute for Complex Development of Natural Resources of the Academy of Sciences' Siberian Department, Valery Popov reported the discovery. According to the researcher, the new meteorite is of grayish-silver color, is magnetoelectric and registers low radioactivity.
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