Modelling the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary ejecta distribution allows prediction of the size and location of the Chicxulub Crater

Author(s): Hildebrand, Alan R.; Stansberry, John A.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
University of Arizona, United States
Volume Title: Geological Society of America, 1992 annual meeting
Source: Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America, 24(7), p.333; Geological Society of America, 1992 annual meeting, Cincinnati, OH, Oct. 26-29, 1992. Publisher: Geological Society of America (GSA), Boulder, CO, United States. ISSN: 0016-7592 CODEN: GAAPBC
Note: In English. 4 refs.
Year of Publication: 1992
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Antilles; Atlantic Ocean; Beloc Haiti; Campeche Bank; Caribbean region; Cenozoic; Chicxulub Structure; Cretaceous; DSDP Site 540; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Distribution; Ejecta; Greater Antilles; Gulf of Mexico; Haiti; Hispaniola; IPOD; K-T boundary; Leg 77; Lower Paleocene; Mesozoic; Mexico; Mimbral Mexico; North American Atlantic; North Atlantic; Paleocene; Paleogene; Stratigraphic boundary; Tertiary; Thickness; Upper Cretaceous; West Indies; Yucatan Platform
Coordinates: N234943 N234944 W0842214 W0842216
Record ID: 1993003630
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