[meteorite-list] Libyan Desert Glass associated with shocked quartz (Open Access paper)
From: Paul <etchplain_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 16:12:29 -0500
Koeberl, C. and Ferri??re, L., 2019. Libyan Desert Glass
area in western Egypt: Shocked quartz in bedrock points
to a possible deeply eroded impact structure in the region.
Meteoritics & Planetary Science. (Open Access paper)
" We interpret these observations to indicate that there
was a physical impact event, not just an airburst, and
that the crater has been almost completely eroded
since its formation."
Received on Sun 11 Aug 2019 05:12:29 PM PDT