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Name

XIUYAN

StatusProven
Country China
CoordinatesLat. N 40°21' Long.E 123°27'
Diameter km 1.8
Age Ma or date >0.05
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Remarks A resently found and first fully confirmed impact structure in China. Chen (2012) mentioned at least pdfs in quartz, coesite and diaplectic feldspar glass has been found.
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References
Belhaļ 2012 Belhaļ D., Sahoui R. and Bertrand D., "New Studies About the Maadna Impact Crater (Talemzane, Algeria)", 43rd LPSC, abstact 1111 (2012)
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