Abundance, grain size and PDF orientations of shocked quartz grains around the Chicxulub Crater

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Author(s): Goto, K.; Nakano, Y.; Matsui, T.; Tada, R.; Tajika, E.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Chiba Institute of Technology, Planetary Exploration Research Center, Chiba, Japan
University of Tokyo, Japan
Volume Title: Lunar and planetary science conference XLII; papers presented to the Forty-second lunar and planetary science conference
Source: Abstracts of Papers Submitted to the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Vol.42; Forty-second lunar and planetary science conference, Woodlands, TX, March 7-11, 2011. Publisher: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX, United States
Note: In English. Accessed on Dec. 6, 2011. 11 refs.; illus.
Year of Publication: 2011
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 05 Petrology, Igneous and Metamorphic; Antilles; Atlantic Ocean; Cacarajicara Formation; Caribbean region; Cenozoic; Chicxulub Crater; Cores; Cretaceous; Cuba; DSDP Site 536; DSDP Site 540; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Framework silicates; Grain size; Greater Antilles; Gulf of Mexico; IPOD; K-T boundary; Leg 77; Lower Paleocene; Mesozoic; Metamorphism; Mexico; Moncada Formation; North Atlantic; Orientation; Paleocene; Paleogene; Penalver Formation; Planar deformation features; Quartz; Shock metamorphism; Silica minerals; Silicates; Stratigraphic boundary; Tertiary; Upper Cretaceous; West Indies; Yaxcopoil-1; Yucatan Mexico
Coordinates: N204438 N204438 W0894307 W0894307
N232917 N232918 W0851234 W0851235
N234943 N234944 W0842214 W0842216
Record ID: 2012020193
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