Probing the impact-generated hydrothermal system in the peak ring of the Chicxulub Crater and its potential as a habitat

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Author(s): Kring, David A.; Schmieder, Martin; Shaulis, Barry J.; Riller, Ulrich; Cockell, Charles; Coolen, Marco J. L.
International Ocean Discovery Program-International Continental Scientific Drilling Program, Expedition 364 Science Party
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Universities Space Research Association, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, TX, United States
Universität Hamburg, Germany
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Curtin University, Australia
Volume Title: 48th lunar and planetary science conference; abstracts
Source: Abstracts of Papers Submitted to the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Vol.48; 48th lunar and planetary science conference, The Woodlands, TX, March 20-24, 2017. Publisher: Lunar and Planetary Science Institute, Houston, TX, United States
Note: In English. 19 refs.; illus.
Year of Publication: 2017
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
IODP2 International Ocean Discovery Program
Key Words: 04 Extraterrestrial Geology; Alkali feldspar; Carbonates; Chicxulub Crater; Earth; Expedition 364; Feldspar group; Framework silicates; Habitat; Hydrothermal alteration; IODP Site M0077; Impact craters; Impact features; Impacts; International Ocean Discovery Program; K-feldspar; Metasomatism; Mexico; Peak rings; Plagioclase; Secondary minerals; Sheet silicates; Silicates; Sulfates; Veins; Yaxcopoil-1; Yucatan Mexico
Record ID: 2019030171
Copyright Information: GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute.

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