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Name

CAMPO DEL CIELO

StatusConfirmed
Country Argentina
CoordinatesLat. S 2738' Long.W 6142'
Diameter km 0.115
Age Ma or date <0.004
Synonyms
Remarks A crater field found 1933. There is about 20 craters.
Craters of Campo del Cielo: 1 Hoyo de la Canada) 105 m, 2 Hoyo Rubin de Cellis) 70 m, 3 Laguna Negra) 115 m, 4 Hoyo Aislado) 85 m, 5 nameless) 45 m, 6a nameless) 35 m, 6b nameless) 20 m, 7 nameless). Meteorite Campo del Cielo (Og IAB si. iron). Largest mass found, El Chaco, weight 37 tons (GM link is for it).
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References
Cassidy 1970 Cassidy W.A. abs. in Meteoritics, vol.5 (1970)
CoM 1985 Graham, Bevan and Hutchison, ''Catalogue of Meteorites'', 4th Edition, (1985).
Hodge 1994 Hodge, Paul W., ''Meteorite craters and impact structures of the Earth'', book, 122 pp, Cambridge University Press (1994)
Romana 1973 Romana A. and Cassidy W.A., Meteoritics, vol.8 (1973)
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