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Sunday, 1 May 2005

Re: ?Shocked quartz?

Re: ?Shocked quartz?

Paul H bristolia at yahoo.com
Sat Apr 30 01:06:32 EDT 2005

gian paolo gallo gallo wrote:


Buenas noches , List. Have any of you a picture of shocked crystal quartz ?. I
would really appreciate if some one send us a picture to see how they looks like.


To see shocked quartz, a person needs to first make a petrographic thin sections of the material, which a person suspects contains some.

A page that explains what shocked quartz is "WHAT IS
"SHOCKED QUARTZ"?" at:
http://www.scn.org/~bh162/shocked_quartz.html
http://www.scn.org/~bh162/shocked_quartz.jpg
http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/esu801/esu801page03.cfm
http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/esu801/images/esu801_p3_shocked_quartz_b.gif

Pictures of shocked quartz can be found at:

1. CHESAPEAKE BAY IMPACT STRUCTURE.
http://www.wm.edu/geology/virginia/cbis.html
http://www.wm.edu/geology/virginia/cbis-izett-shockedqtz.gif

2. Lecture 5 Debate 1: What Killed the Dinosaurs?
(cont.)
http://atropos.as.arizona.edu/aiz/teaching/a204/lecture5.html
http://atropos.as.arizona.edu/aiz/teaching/a204/images/shocked_quartz.gif

3. The Extinction Of The Dinosaurs
http://www.priweb.org/ed/ICTHOL/ICTHOLrp/34rp.htm
http://www.priweb.org/ed/ICTHOL/ICTHOLrp/34rp_files/image006.jpg

4. Research Interests - Dr. Jared R. Morrow
http://esci.unco.edu/faculty/morrow/Morrow_UNC_home_files/Morrow_Research.htm
http://esci.unco.edu/faculty/morrow/Morrow_UNC_home_files/Research%20Photos/shock_qtz_gr.jpg

Best Regards,

Paul
Baton Rouge, LA

1 comment:

Delbert Duncan said...

https://www.scribd.com/document/151387134/An-Investigation-of-the-Cretaceous-Impact-of-the-Beaverhead-Asteroid

The above has images of shocked quartz from the Beaverhead Asteroid.

Delbert S. Duncan
d3co@comcast.net