Arroyomolinos de León

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Arroyomolinos de León
Arroyomolinos de León is located in Spain
Arroyomolinos de León
Arroyomolinos de León
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 38°01′N 6°25′W / 38.017°N 6.417°W / 38.017; -6.417Coordinates: 38°01′N 6°25′W / 38.017°N 6.417°W / 38.017; -6.417
Municipality Huelva
Government
 • Mayor Juan Manuel Ginés Dorado
Area
 • Total 87 km2 (34 sq mi)
 • Land 87 km2 (34 sq mi)
 • Water 0.00 km2 (0.00 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 1,078
 • Density 12.4/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website arroyomolinosdeleon.com

Arroyomolinos de León is a town and municipality located in the province of Huelva, Spain. According to the 2010 census, the city has a population of 1,046 inhabitants (533 men and 513 women).

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1999 1,174 —    
2000 1,146 −2.4%
2001 1,124 −1.9%
2002 1,118 −0.5%
2003 1,108 −0.9%
2004 1,096 −1.1%
2005 1,071 −2.3%
2006 1,053 −1.7%
2007 1,034 −1.8%
2008 1,048 +1.4%
2009 1,031 −1.6%
2010 1,046 +1.5%
Source: INE (Spain)

Significant events[edit]

As a result of an explosion equivalent to 190 kilotonnes of TNT that occurred over the town on December 8, 1932. Arroyomolinos de León made it into the List of meteor air bursts. A meteoroid, connected to the δ-Arietids meteor shower, exploded 15.7 km (9.8 mi) overhead. The authors of the conference paper making this claim provide no evidence that a meteor was seen by anyone outside the village. And the authors also provide no evidence that this proposed massive explosion was seen or heard by anyone in any of the nearby villages. [1]

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