Canyon Diablo (meteorite)
The Canyon Diablo meteorite comprises many fragments of the asteroid that impacted at Barringer Crater (Meteor Crater), Arizona, USA. Meteorites have been found around the crater rim, and are named for nearby Canyon Diablo, which lies about three to four miles west of the crater.
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... The biggest fragment ever found is the Holsinger Meteorite weighing 639 kg, now on display in the Meteor Crater Visitor Center on the rim of the crater ... Basket Meteorite(22 kg), Meteor Crater Museum, Arizona ...
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