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Underwater excavations and welcoming the Big Meteorite

  • S. N. Zamozdra
  • A. V. Kocherov
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Abstract

This chapter will answer a number of questions. What did fishermen see in Lake Chebarkul? How did the eight-meter ice hole appear? If it was a meteorite fall, what kind of a meteorite was it and where did it lie? How could it be recovered without damaging the lake? What is the next step with the meteorite?

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. N. Zamozdra
    • 1
  • A. V. Kocherov
    • 2
  1. 1.Chelyabinsk State UniversityChelyabinskRussia
  2. 2.Head of Academic Rankings Promotion, South Ural State University (National Research University)ChelyabinskRussia

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