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Aiquile coming!

Posted by mccartney on July 6, 2017
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Aiquile: ChondriteFell on November 20, 2016 in the hill country of central Bolivia. Local government went about trying to steal stones from residents, so many stones were sold quickly by locals.  Later the municipality passed Order 069 to legally steal them, after which few made it out.

http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.cfm?release=2012-114

Nasa has confirmed the fireball that was seen over California in late April 2012 did indeed drop meteorites on the ground.

Mike Farmer, a meteorite hunter has already found fragments of this CM2 classed meteorite. At this time, it is not know if there are meteorites for sale for reserachers.