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Post by sujin007 on Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:19 pm

Kara is a large impact crater found in the Yugorsky Peninsula, Russia. It is estimated to be about 65km (40.3mi) in diameter and over 70 million years old.

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Post by sujin007 on Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:21 pm

The crater is originally believed to have been over 120km (74.5mi) in diameter, but much of it has eroded away and the rest has been covered with millions of years’ worth of sedimentary layers, leaving no evidence of its existence on the surface.


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