A Possible Tektite Strewn Field in the Argentinian Pampa

  title={A Possible Tektite Strewn Field in the Argentinian Pampa},
  author={Philip A. Bland and Carlos Roberto de Souza Filho and A. J. Tim Jull and Simon P. Kelley and Robert M. Hough and Natalia Artemieva and Elisabetta Pierazzo and Joaqu{\'i}n Coniglio and Lucio Pedro Pinotti and V. Evers and Anton T. Kearsley},
  pages={1109 - 1111}
Impact glass associated with 11 elongate depressions in the Pampean Plain of Argentina, north of the city of Rı́o Cuarto, was suggested to be proximal ejecta related to a highly oblique impact event. We have identified about 400 additional elongate features in the area that indicate an aeolian, rather than an impact, origin. We have also dated fragments of glass found at the Rı́o Cuarto depressions; the age is similar to that of glass recovered 800 kilometers to the southeast. This material may… 

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