* Astronomy

Members Login
Post Info TOPIC: Des Plaines Disturbance


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
RE: Des Plaines Disturbance
Permalink  
 


Des Plaines sits on the site of a "probable meteorite impact structure" called the Des Plaines Disturbance.
Read more

__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

Des Plaines is an impact crater in Illinois, United States. It is located in the city of Des Plaines, which is a suburb of Chicago.
It is 8 kilometres in diameter and the age is estimated to be less than 280 million years (Permian or younger).

Read more

Latitude: 42 2'59.91"N, Longitude: 8752'0.04"W

__________________
Page 1 of 1  sorted by
Quick Reply

Please log in to post quick replies.



Create your own FREE Forum
Report Abuse
Powered by ActiveBoard