The Yucatán peninsula became a Mexican state in 1824. It is a popular tourist destination because of its old Mayan centers, such as “Uxmal”. It is also the location of the presumed impact of a large minor planet or comet about 65 million years ago. (M 39656) _ _.
Avastatud: 26-7-1992 Avastamiskoht: La Silla Avastajad: Elst, E. W.