Including Original "Paul H. Letters" Copyright © 1996-2017 Paul V. Heinrich - All rights reserved.



Wednesday, 3 December 2008

Location of Australian Opal Miner’s “mega meteorite crater”

Location of Australian Opal Miner’s “mega meteorite crater”

Paul bristolia at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 3 10:26:01 EST 2008

In “Opal miner stumbles on mega meteorite crater -
With Picture”, Jason Utas wrote:

http://www.theage.com.au/news/technology/biztech/opal-miner-stumbles-on-mega-meteorite-crater/2008/11/22/1226770814042.html

Text of article deleted.

For those people interested in Google Earth the location of
this suspected carter is 30 degrees, 47.8 minutes, 8.94
seconds S., 143 degrees, 8 minutes, 43.05 seconds E.

or -30.7858166667, 143.145291159

I have a kmz file that I can email interested parties.

another article about this crater is:

“Opal miner fossicks up a mega meteorite crater” at:

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/news/national/opal-miner-fossicks-up-a-mega-meteorite-crater/2008/11/22/1227375050742.html

Some more articles about the Canadian meteorite crater.

Meteorite hits on Earth: There may be a recount:
Meteorite craters might not be as rare as we think. A
University of Alberta researcher has found a tool
that could reveal possibly hundreds of undiscovered
craters across Canada and around the world.

http://www.physorg.com/news146841660.html

Unveiling hidden craters

http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/39004/title/Unveiling_hidden_craters

How Many Meteorites Have Landed In Western Canada?
Prospects For The Missing Holocene Impact Record
Science Daily, Dec. 1, 2008

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/11/081126091541.htm

More Meteorites May Hit Earth Than Supposed: New Tool
Gives A Recount, Nov. 25, 2008

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/11/081125141600.htm

Yours,

Paul H.

No comments: