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Country Russia
CoordinatesLat. N 67°30' Long.E 172°05'
Diameter km 18.0
Age Ma or date 3.58 ±0.04
Synonyms Elgegytgyn, Lake Elgytkhyn
Remarks Age estimation of 3.58 ±0.04 Myr is in MAPS 2000May. Impactor: achondrite.
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