Object 982.069.001

Satellite fragment

Satellite fragment

A scorched steel piece from the Russian nuclear-powered satellite Cosmos 954 that re-entered Earth’s atmosphere on January 24, 1978. Debris was scattered from southern Great Slave Lake, northeast towards Baker Lake.

Object Details
Accession No.982.069.001
MakerGovernment of Soviet Union
LocationGreat Slave Lake
Era1977
Culture