Impact cratering and distal ejecta: the Australian record

  title={Impact cratering and distal ejecta: the Australian record},
  author={Peter W. Haines},
  journal={Australian Journal of Earth Sciences},
  pages={481 - 507}
  • P. Haines
  • Published 1 September 2005
  • Geology
  • Australian Journal of Earth Sciences
The Australian continent has one of the best-preserved impact-cratering records on Earth, closely rivalling that of North America and parts of northern Europe, and the rate of new discoveries remains high. In this review 26 impact sites are described, including five small meteorite craters or crater fields associated with actual meteorite fragments (Boxhole, Dalgaranga, Henbury, Veevers, Wolfe Creek) and 21 variably eroded or buried impact structures (Acraman, Amelia Creek, Connolly Basin… 

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