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Name

MACHA

StatusProven
Country Russia
CoordinatesLat. N 6005' Long.E 11739'
Diameter km 0.3
Age Ma or date 0.01
Synonyms
Remarks Age of <7000 years has been also offered. Impactor: iron (metallic spherules found?). This is a crater field of 5 craters. Coordinates are from Google Maps since original coordinates where inaccurate.
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References
Gurov 1996 Gurov E.P., "THE GROUP OF MACHA CRATERS IN WESTERN YAKUTIA", LPSC XXVII, abstract 1237 (1996)
Hodge 1994 Hodge, Paul W., ''Meteorite craters and impact structures of the Earth'', book, 122 pp, Cambridge University Press (1994)
Koeberl 1998 Koeberl C., ''Identification of meteoritic components in Impactites'', In Grady et al. ''Meteorites: Flux with Time and Impact Effects'', Geological Society, London, Sp. Publications, 140
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