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, 145 . , 100 . 3- . 65-70 , 4 . 25-30 ; .
(Henkel Herbert, Reimold Wolf Uwe, Koeberl Christian, 2002).

Also called as Morokving? Diameter as large as 300km has been offered.

See for satellite image and maps. Althought this structure is not exposed on surface. cm.

METEORITIC COMPONENT IN IMPACT MELT ROCKS FROM THE MOROKWENG, SOUTH AFRICA, IMPACT STRUCTURE: AN OS ISOTOPIC STUDY.

Christian Koeberl, Bernhard Peucker-Ehrenbrink, and Wolf Uwe Reimold.Lunar and Planetary Science XXXI, Huston (2000)


SOME COMPARATIVE GEOMORPHIC ASPECTS OF THE MOROKWENG AND VREDEFORT IMPACT STRUCTURES, SOUTH AFRICA.

C. S. Bootsman and W. U. Reimold, 62nd Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting (1999).

Google Earth.


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(Andreoli Marco A.G., Ashwal Lewis D., Hart Rodger J., Smith Craig B., Webb Susan J., Tredoux Marianne, Gabrielli Franco, ..., 1995).

, , 70 1,4 . , , 5 . ~30 . ~120 - . , . . , 4 - (). . TR, La/Tb (.)=4,2, . - ( - ) . Ir (20 /), Cr (358 /), Ni (486 /), U (2 /). , ~70% ~30% , / . .
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