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Chicxulub; subsurface structure of impact crater inferred from gravity and magnetic data

J. O. Campos Enriquez, R. Diaz Navarro, J. M. Espindola and M. Mena
Chicxulub; subsurface structure of impact crater inferred from gravity and magnetic data
Leading Edge (Tulsa, OK) (May 1996) 15 (5): 357-359

Abstract

Why did the dinosaurs become extinct? The theory proposed in the late 1970s by L.W. Alvarez et al. related the massive biota extinction at the transition from the Cretaceous to the Tertiary (K/T) and the global climatic changes to the impact of a major meteorite.


ISSN: 1070-485X
EISSN: 1938-3789
Serial Title: Leading Edge (Tulsa, OK)
Serial Volume: 15
Serial Issue: 5
Title: Chicxulub; subsurface structure of impact crater inferred from gravity and magnetic data
Affiliation: Universidad National Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
Pages: 357-359
Published: 199605
Text Language: English
Publisher: Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Tulsa, OK, United States
Accession Number: 1998-005387
Categories: StratigraphyApplied geophysics
Document Type: Serial
Bibliographic Level: Analytic
Illustration Description: illus. incl. geol. sketch maps
N21°00'00" - N21°00'00", W90°00'00" - W90°00'00"
Secondary Affiliation: Instituto Mexicano del Petroleo, MEX, Mexico
Country of Publication: United States
Secondary Affiliation: GeoRef, Copyright 2017, American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data supplied by Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Tulsa, OK, United States
Update Code: 199802
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