Advertisement

(4163) Saaremaa

Reference work entry

1941 HC. Discovered 1941 Apr. 19 by L. Oterma at Turku.

Named for an island in the Baltic. Some 2500 years ago a large iron meteorite impacted there, causing a lake 16 m deep and some smaller craters. (M 18455)

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 2003

Personalised recommendations