Active seismic and drilling studies of the Chicxulub impact crater; a status report

Author(s): Gulick, S. P. S.; Christeson, G. L.; Morgan, J. V.; Warner, M. R.; Barton, P.; Urrutia-Fucugauchi, J.; Melosh, H. J.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Texas at Austin, Institute for Geophysics, Austin, TX, United States
Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico
University of Arizona, United States
Volume Title: Third international conference on Large meteorite impacts
Volume Author(s): Dressler, Burkhard, chairperson
Source: LPI Contribution, Vol.1167; Third international conference on Large meteorite impacts, Nordlingen, Federal Republic of Germany, Aug. 5-7, 2003, chaired by Burkhard Dressler. Publisher: Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, TX, United States. ISSN: 0161-5297 CODEN: LPCODB
Note: In English. 2 refs.; geol. sketch maps
Year of Publication: 2003
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; 20 Geophysics, Applied; Boreholes; Buried features; Cenozoic; Chicxulub Crater; Cretaceous; Crust; Deformation; Drilling; Geophysical methods; Imagery; Impact craters; Impact features; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; International Continental Scientific Drilling Program; K-T boundary; Lower Paleocene; Mesozoic; Mexico; Numerical models; Paleocene; Paleogene; Reflection methods; Ring structures; Seismic methods; Stratigraphic boundary; Tertiary; Tomography; Upper Cretaceous; Upper crust; Yucatan Mexico
Coordinates: N212000 N212000 W0893000 W0893000
Record ID: 2008083338
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