Possible meteorite impact structures in the Ross Sea, Antarctica

Author(s): Khryanina, L. P.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Moscow Univ., Earth Sci. Mus., Moscow, USSR
Volume Title: International Geology Review
Source: International Geology Review, 27(10), p.1207-1211. Publisher: Winston & Son, Silver Spring, MD, United States. ISSN: 0020-6814 CODEN: IGREAP
Note: In English. Translated from: Izv. AN SSSR, ser. geol., No. 8, p. 128-132, 1985. 11 refs.; sect., sketch maps
Summary: Geomorphological schemes are presented, and discussed, of possible meteorite impact structures on the antarctic continental shelf beneath the Ross Sea, including tectonic depressions, the Ross Ice Shelf, and features of Bowers Crater.
Year of Publication: 1985
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 23 Surficial Geology, Geomorphology; Antarctic Ocean; Bowers Crater; Continental shelf; DSDP Site 270; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Genesis; Geomorphology; Impact craters; Impact features; Landform description; Leg 28; Meteor craters; Ross Sea; Ross impact structure; Southern Ocean
Coordinates: S772629 S772629 W1783011 W1783011
Record ID: 1986041283
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