Arispe, Mexico

Here are some photos from a 2003 expedition to Arispe.  Unfortunately, we didn’t find any meteorites, but it was a memorable trip …

Allende, CV3.2

Allende is heralded as one of the largest recovered falls of the 20th century, and one of the most scientifically important and …

Aldama (a), IIIAB

Meteoritical Bulletin entry for Aldama (a). The iron’s medium-octahedral structure has been partly recrystallized by natural or artificial reheating, followed by rapid …

Matamoros, H6

This 30.4 kilogram stone came from just South of the border, near the town of Matamoros.  The owner posted some photos to …

San Ignacio, IAB-MG

The “extremely heavy rock” was found by Francisco Arce Arce in 1971. It was discovered in Jaja California along a burro trail …

Toluca, IAB-sLL

A comprehensive description of the history and discovery of Toluca can be found in Farrington’s 1915 Catalog of North American Meteorites.  It …