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Name

BARRINGER

StatusConfirmed
Country USA
CoordinatesLat. N 3502' Long.W 11101'
Diameter km 1.186
Age Ma or date 0.049 0.0
Synonyms Arizona, Coon Butte, Coon Crater, Crater Mound, Canon Diablo, Canyon Diablo, The Meteor Crater, Winslow Crater
Remarks The famous Meteor Crater of Arizona. Meteorite Canyon Diablo (Og IAB iron).
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References
Clatworthy 1928 Clatworthy William D., The National Geographic Magazine (June 1928)
CoM 1985 Graham, Bevan and Hutchison, ''Catalogue of Meteorites'', 4th Edition, (1985).
Grieve 1988 Grieve R.A.F. et al, "Astronaut's Guide to Terrestrial Impact Craters", NASA Space Shuttle Earth Observation Project, LPI Technical Report Number 88-03, Lunar and Planetary Institute (March 1988)
Hodge 1994 Hodge, Paul W., ''Meteorite craters and impact structures of the Earth'', book, 122 pp, Cambridge University Press (1994)
Merrill 1920 Merrill G.P., Publ. Astron. Soc. Pacific, San Fransisco, vol.32 (1920)
Roddy 1975 Roddy D.J., Boyce J.M., Colton G.W. and Dial A. L., "Meteor Crater, Arizona Rim Drilling, Volume, Thickness, Depth, and Energy Calculations", LSC VI abstracts p.680-682 (1975)
Simonds 1977 Simonds C.H., Phinney W.C. and Warner J.L., "Effect of Water on Cratering: A Review of Craters and Impactities on the Earth, Moon and Mars", LSC VIII abstracts p.874-876 (1977)
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