Name: Canyon Diablo
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1891
Country: United States
Mass:help 30 t
DISCOVERY OF BLOODY BASIN IRON METEORITE, USA
Name: BLOODY BASIN.
The place of fall or discovery: Bloody Basin, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA: φ = 34°10′ N, λ = 111°43′ W.
Date of fall or discovery: FOUND, September, 1964.
Class and type: IRON, coarse octahedrite.
Number of individual specimens: 1.
Total weight: 5074 gr.
Circumstances of fall or discovery: The meteorite was found by A. Morriston while hunting. The meteorite is preserved in the collections of Arizona State University (Tempe, USA).
Source: Report of Dr. Ch. F. Lewis (Tempe, USA) in a letter, 11.9 1965.