Despite the results of the study, Rodriguez noted that follow-up investigations are yet to be completed in order to determine if Lomonosov really is the crater
that caused the tsunami.
People travel from as far as Uganda, western Kenya and the Coast to congregate in caves for prayers, while others, desperate and unhappy, occasionally throw themselves into the abyss.BODY FOUNDIn the most recent incident, police and the county government fire brigade last week retrieved the body of a man believed to have slid into the crater
while touring the area.
Speaking about it, William Bottke, an asteroid expert at the Southwest Research Institute in Boulder, Colorado and a co-author of the paper said, "The only obstacle to doing this has been finding an accurate way to date large craters
on the Moon."
THE METEOR CRATER
. Arizona's Meteor Crater
is a nearly circular bowl-shaped basin in northern Arizona (Fig.
Eduardo Laguerta, Phivolcs resident volcanologist here, said the sulfur flux possibly meant that either the magma was poorly degassing because of the clogged crater
or the magma was still the old deposits of previous year's eruption, the reason why the gas emission was low.
Al Wahba Crater
is 250 m (820 ft) deep and 2 kms in diameter.
In addition to the possible evidence of ice, the group's map of Shackleton revealed a remarkably preserved crater
that has remained relatively unscathed since its formation more than three billion years ago.
Contaminants that exist in or on top of the paint cause craters
by a different mechanism.
The isotope analysis returned a series of dates from 2,100 to 800 years ago for the pieces of sandstone and quartzite blown out of the crater
, which is the largest of a dozen such craters
, or maars, clustered over an area of about three square kilometres.
In the list above, which state has the largest crater
? The smallest crater
The Lunar Crater
Remote Observation and Sensing Satellite mission involved deliberately crashing a spent rocket into a crater
near the Moon's south pole.
The best place to see a clean crater
? Rocky or icy planets without an atmosphere.
Summary: <p>The International Astronomical Union (IAU) recently approved a proposal from the MESSENGER Science Team to confer the name of Lebanese writer and painter Gibran Khalil Gibran on an impact crater
on Mercury, Lebanese media reported on Monday.
As a child in northern New Jersey, Ken Crater
raised his own organic vegetables.
Moore, using the 83cm refractor of Meudon Observatory, described a feature inside the crater