joi, 11 februarie 2010
Meteorite Hits Mexico Leaving 30 Meter Crater in Ahuazotepec Municipality
A meteorite has smashed into the ground in Mexico, leaving a 30 meter (100 feet) wide crater, reports said.
The meteorite impact was in the Ahuazotepec Municipality in Central Mexico between the cities of Puebla and Hidalgo. Full story:
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