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Name

BRENT

StatusConfirmed
Country Canada
CoordinatesLat. N 4605' Long.W 7829'
Diameter km 3.8
Age Ma or date 450.0 30.0
Synonyms
Remarks One of best known impact structures. Impactor probably chondrite.
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References
CoM 1985 Graham, Bevan and Hutchison, ''Catalogue of Meteorites'', 4th Edition, (1985).
Grieve 1978 Grieve R.A.F. and Dence M.R., "Principal Characteristics of the Impactites at Brent Crater, Ontario, Canada", LPSC IX abstracts p.416-418 (1978)
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)
Millman 1960 P.M. Millman et al., Contr. Dominion Observ., Ottawa, Vol.24, no.4 (1960)
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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