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Santa Rosa
Basic information Name: Santa Rosa
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1810
Country: Colombia
Mass:help 825 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IC
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IC
Recommended:  Iron, IC    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IC.   [show all]
Search for other: IC irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Santa Rosa in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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Geography:

Colombia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (5° 55'N, 73° 0'W)
     Recommended::   (5° 55'N, 73° 0'W)

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     This is the only approved meteorite from Boyaca, Colombia
     This is 1 of 3 approved meteorites from Colombia
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