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from 14 December 2013

 
Canyon Diablo   contributed by Paul Swartz, IMCA 5204   MetBul Link
 


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The Devil's Thumb


91.7 grams.   Iron, IAB-MG

TKW 30 metric tons. Observed fall: no. Impacted about 50,000 years ago. Found 1891 in Coconino County, Arizona, USA, between Flagstaff and Winslow.



Paul writes:
Cut from Ruben Garcia's meteorite that starred in the motion picture “Heaven Strewn”.

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 12/14/2018 11:21:37 AM
Nice shape!!!
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 12/14/2018 7:52:11 AM
Always love seeing the Canyon Diablos from Arizona!
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