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Cruz del Aire
Basic information Name: Cruz del Aire
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1911
Country: Mexico
Mass:help 23 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Iron-ung
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Iron-ung
Recommended:  Iron, ungrouped    [explanation]

This is 1 of 126 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, ungrouped.   [show all]
Search for other: Iron meteorites, Metal-rich meteorites, and Ungrouped irons
Buchwald The following entries were found for Cruz del Aire in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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AMNH, Jackie Beckett   
Geography:

Mexico
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (26° 30'N, 100° 0'W)
     Recommended::   (26° 30'N, 100° 0'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Nuevo Leon, Mexico
     This is 1 of 111 approved meteorites from Mexico (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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