Ixtlahuacán, México – Tuesday, July 25, 2023, 8:41 PM local time, A very large meteor was observed heading west at 16 km/s, and ending at a height of 36 km above the ground. Although the atmospheric impact was equivalent to the energy of over 400 tonnes of TNT, there was a distinct lack of visible fragmentation, and it burned out relatively high above the ground, making the recovery of meteorites unlikely.
Meteorite hunters should also be advised that this area received U.S. State Department travel warnings recently for gang violence.
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No known search efforts were launched for this event.
Meteorite hunters should be advised that this area received U.S. State Department travel warnings recently for gang violence
– Meteorite Hunting in this area of Mexico is NOT RECOMMENDED
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