Sunday, July 22, 2018

Lonar crater

Lonar crater is unique impact structure - the only large impact crater in basalt on Earth with unusual soda lake in it. Description Lonar crater has...

Lake Tele

If there exists middle of nowhere, Lake Tele is there. At least for humans, because the environment here is extremely hostile to them. Many other...

10 most impressive impact craters of the world

List of 10 most impressive impact craters Impact craters here have been listed by the visual impression which they create on visitors. For this these...

Carancas impact crater

The first impact crater whose formation was observed by people in modern times was Carancas impact crater in Peru. It formed in the 15th...

Kamil crater

The best preserved small impact crater (a crater with a diameter less than 300 m) is Kamil crater in Egypt. Discovery This amazing natural formation was...

Tswaing crater

People have been living at Tswaing crater for more than 100,000 years but only in 1990 it was proved that this is impact crater. Meteoroid Some...

Amguid crater

One of the best preserved impact craters on Earth - Amguid crater in Algeria - is also one of hardest to access. Some travellers...

Lake Bosumtwi

The youngest and best preserved medium sized impact crater on Earth is Bosumtwi crater in Ghana. This enormous, 10.5 km wide crater was created...

Roter Kamm crater

The Roter Kamm crater (from German - "red ridge" crater) in the desolate sands of Namib Desert was created by a meteorite some 5...

Wabar craters (al-Hadida meteors)

Even the most desolate place on Earth - "Empty Quarter" of Arabia - has its secrets and wonders. This desert was bombarded with a...