Date: 2 weeks ago   Category: Science

In Britain the huge asteroid crater is found


The ancient crater was formed about 1.2 billion years ago and is the largest in the territory of Britain. Experts found the ancient huge crater left an asteroid in the Oxford and Aberdeen universities. Science Alert reports about it. The crater managed to be found on geographical distribution of the stones which are thrown out after collision of a space body with the Earth's surface. Researchers note that the speed of an asteroid was about 60 thousand kilometers per hour. This cataclysm became the reason of emergence of a crater 14-20 kilometers wide. Presently it is at a depth of 200 meters and is partially hidden by sea deposits. Scientists note that this crater was formed after falling to Earth of a large asteroid about 1.2 billion years ago. This space body is the largest ever falling in the territory of Britain. He settles down on a seabed between Scotland and the Outer Hebrides. It was the day before reported that the large asteroid approaches Earth. Also the Correspondent wrote that the picture of the double asteroid which flew by Earth was received. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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